Palpa, Nepal, September, 4, 2019: AT least three persons died and 18 others sustained injuries when a passenger jeep met with an accident at Galyang municipality-3, Kholsa in Syangja on Wednesday.
The ill-fated jeep with registration number Lu 1 Ja 3841 that was en route to Galyang from Rambha rural municipality of the district met with the accident when it skidded about three hundred meters off the road.
Though the exact cause of the accident is yet to be identified, heavy load and rough driving might have the cause behind the fatal accident.
According to the Palpa police, the deceased have been identified as Manju Gaire, 24 of Waling municipality-11, Syangja, Sita Nepali, 72 of Rambha rural municapilaty-1, Palpa and a minor.
The injured passengers have rushed at Lumbini Medical College for treatment.