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Dashain dash: Shoddy vehicles accident-prone

Dashain dash: Shoddy vehicles accident-prone

CHANDAN KUMAR MANDAL, Oct 07 Kathmandu
Last year, Pushpa Paudel had a memorable Dashain experience for all the wrong reasons. After a long struggle for bus tickets to Jhapa from Kathmandu, she finally managed a cabin seat—but only up to Itahari. A trip that had already begun with frustrations because of an uncomfortable seat on the long journey soon turned worse.“The driver knew there would be heavy traffic along the regular Muglin route, so he took the shorter route via Tribhuvan Highway.
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