Biratnagar–Two persons were killed in a road mishap at Pathari Sanischare municipality-10 along the east-west highway today.
The deceased has been identified as Tikaram Thapa, 31, of Kanepokharei rural municipality-3 while identity of another deceased has yet to be ascertained.
The accident took place when a bus (Ko 1 Kha 4842) heading towards east from west hit a pick-up van (Me 1 Cha 5391) coming from opposite direction. Thapa, bus-helper, died in course of treatment while another died on the spot.
The injured are receiving treatment at Neuro Hospital, Biratnagar, Diagnostic Hospital, Pathari and Nobel Hospital, Biratnagar, said police.