The identities of the deceased have but to be ascertained, Knowledgeable Superintendent of Police (SP) Lokendra Bahadur Shrestha, chief of Sudurpaschim Province Visitors Police Workplace, Attariya.
The incident occurred when the bus (Na 6 Kha 2529), en path to Achham from Dhangadhi, fell some 100 metres under the street at Fulaut, killing three on the spot, added SP Shrestha.
The rescued injured are being despatched to the hospital for therapy, amongst which seven are in vital situation, he acknowledged.
In response to SP Shrestha, round 32 people had boarded the bus from Trinagar border level. Nevertheless, the precise variety of passengers aboarf the bus is but to be established. The bus is alleged to be ferrying individuals getting back from India.
The reason for the accident is being investigated, police mentioned.