Kathmandu:  At least five elderly people, returning from India, were killed and six others injured on Tuesday when the vehicle in which they were travelling fell off a hilly road in western Nepal, police said. Also Read - Nepal PM KP Sharma Oli Expelled From Ruling Communist Party Amid Political Unrest

There were 11 passengers, all senior citizens, in the jeep which fell 100 metre from a hilly road in Dasharathchand Municipality in Baitadi district. Also Read - Ladakh Standoff: India-China Hold 9th Round of Talks of Military Talks | What to Expect

All the victims were returning from India after receiving their pension from their office after retirement, police said. Also Read - Nepal Plans to Create a Piece of Art Out of Trash Collected From Mount Everest

The injured passengers have been admitted to Baitadi district hospital.

More details awaited