Two buses have crashed into rivers in western Nepal in separate accidents that have killed eight Nepalese people and six Indian tourists.
Administrator Yagyaraj Bohara says one bus skidded off a road and fell into a river early Wednesday at Baskanda, a village nearly 700km northwest of Katmandu. He said eight Nepalese died and 27 were injured.
Police officer Chakraraj Joshi said six tourists from Kolkata died when their bus plunged into a river in Tanahu district Wednesday.
Police are investigating the causes of the accidents.
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