2 Sept, Bhaktapur: A bus en route to Kathmandu from Panauti crashed into a field below the road at Jorpati section along the Araniko Highway injuring 16 passengers today.

The speeding bus (Ba 2 Kha 9580) met with the accident at Jorpati section of Suryabinayak municipality, ward no 9 Chairman Upendra KC said.

The injured passengers were rescued and rushed to the Madhyapur Hospital for treatment. RSS