Rupandehi, March 14:
Two people were killed in a road accident at Sainamaina Municipality along the East-West highway, police said.
The deceased are local Narayan Khanal, 48, and his wife Kamala Khanal, 32. The accident took place when a microbus (Lu 1 Ja 2230) heading to east from west hit a bike (Lu 9 Pa 4488) in which the Khanal duo were onboard, police added.
Similarly, two persons were also injured when the same microbus hit another bicycle at the place. The injured are cyclists Naresh Thakur and his daughter Pashchima.
Police have impounded the microbus and the driver for further action.