Juvenile was driving the bus — Sawai Madhopur accident

25 December, 2017, 19:32 | Author: Natasha Holloway
  • Bus falls into river in Rajasthan

At least 33 people were killed after a passenger bus veered off a bridge and plunged 65ft into a river in the western Indian state of Rajasthan, police said.

Meanwhile, the injured have been admitted to the hospital.

The bus was carrying 45 passengers, and a search and rescue operation was ongoing to account for them all.

Maman Singh, superintendent of Rajasthan Police, said the cause of crash would be subject to an inquiry. Also, initial Police reports suggested that the driver was a minor and the owner of bus was taken into custody.

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Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Assam. Several of them were going to offer prayers at a temple in Malarna Chour in the district. A study of 2016 traffic deaths revealed that 150,785 people had died across the country in road accidents that year. She added that she has spoken to officials and is apprised of the situation.

The accident, which happened early on Saturday in the Sawai Madhopur district of Rajasthan, India, saw the bus fall off the railing of the bridge and plummeted into the Banas River, injuring seven people.

PM Modi expressed grief over the incident and said his thoughts were with the families of the deceased.

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