Tag: Bus Accident

Deogarh bus mishap: Owner of vehicle arrested

The Deogarh Police on Friday arrested Tapan Mohanty, owner of the bus that met an accident at Gailo ghat in Deogarh last month, on charges of plying the vehicle without fitness certificate

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
Deogarh bus mishap: CM announces Rs 2L compensation for kin of deceased

Deogarh: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today announced Rs 2 lakh compensation for the kin of each of the deceased in the deadly bus mishap last evening which killed 27 persons. Moreover, the injured will be given free treatment, the CM directed. Earlier, the Chief Minister expressed sadness over the bus accident and directed officials to […]

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
Deogarh bus mishap: rescue work comes to end

Deogarh: Rescue operations at the site of the devastating accident at Gailo ghat in Deogarh district have come to an end, officials engaged in the operations said today. Twenty seven bodies were recovered from the accident site, while 11 persons were rescued in a seriously injured condition. Out of the injured, six have been shifted […]

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
Bus carrying opera artistes falls off Gailo ghat in Deogarh; 27 killed

In a tragic incident, at least 30 were killed when a bus carrying 38 Bharati Gananatya artistes fell into a 300-ft gorge off the Gailo ghat in Deogarh district on Sunday evening

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
Tourist Bus Hits Truck
1 Killed, 15 Injured as Tourist Bus Hits Truck

In a tragic incident, one person was killed and around 15 others sustained critical injuries when the tourist bus in which they were travelling lost control and hit a truck from behind on National Highway 5 near Manjaripur under Simulia block in the district on Tuesday morning.

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
25 killed as bus plunges into canal in Karnataka

Bengaluru: At least 25 people drowned on Saturday when a private bus they were travelling in plunged into a canal in Karnataka’s Mandya district, police said. “The mishap occurred around noon at Kanaganamaradi village near Pandavapura town, as the bus skidded off the bridge and fell into the Cauvery river canal,” a Mandya police control […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
8 killed in road mishap in Maharashtra

Ahmednagar (Maharashtra): At least eight passengers were killed when a private bus in which they were travelling rammed into a stationery truck on the Pune-Aurangabad highway, on Monday, an official said. According to Ahmednagar Police Control official Riyad Inamdar, the incident occurred at around 5.20 a.m. when the bus was speeding from Aurangabad to Pune. […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
West Bengal: 6 dead, 20 injured after bus falls into canal in Hooghly district

Kolkata: A bus accident in West Bengal’s Hooghly district left six persons dead and twenty injured on Tuesday, police said. “The bus overturned and fell into the Dakatiya Khaal (a canal) on Haripal Road this morning. The injured were rushed to hospital,” a police official said. The rescue operation was still underway and the cause […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Toll in Telangana bus tragedy mounts to 61

Hyderabad: The death toll in Tuesday’s bus tragedy in Telangana rose to 61 with three passengers succumbing to their injuries on Wednesday. As many as 58 people were killed when an overcrowded bus of state-owned Telangana State Road Transport Corporation (TSRTC) plunged into a gorge near Kondagattu in Jagtial district, about 190 km from Hyderabad, […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
57 killed as bus falls into gorge in Telangana

Hyderabad: The death toll in Tuesday’s ghastly bus accident in Telangana rose to 57 even as the state government suspended an official of the state road transport corporation and ordered an inquiry. As many as 43 people were also injured in the accident that occurred when an overcrowded state-run bus fell into a gorge in […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
27 schoolkids among 30 killed in Himachal bus accident

Shimla: Thirty people, including 27 students, were killed on Monday when a private school bus fell into a gorge in Kangra district of Himachal Pradesh, police said. Superintendent of Police Santosh Patyal said all the killed students were in the age of 10 to 12, while the bus driver and two women teachers were among […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
36 killed as bus falls into canal in Murshidabad

Kolkata: Thirty six people, including two children, were killed and several were missing after a bus with around 50 passengers crashed through a bridge railing and plunged into a canal in West Bengal’s Murshidabad district on Monday morning, officials said. Nine injured passengers were admitted to the Baharampur Medical College and Hospital. Chief Minister Mamata […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
13 dead as bus falls into Maharashtra river

Kolhapur (Maharashtra): 13 persons were killed and three injured after a minibus fell into a river early on Saturday, an official said. The incident occurred when the private bus with at least 16 passengers was heading from Ratnagiri to Kolhapur. Around 12.45 a.m. when the vehicle was speeding along the Shivaji Bridge on the Panchganga […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Five killed in Andhra bus accident

Vijayawada: Five persons were killed and eight others injured in a truck-bus collision in West Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh early on Friday, police said. The truck hit the Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (APSRTC) bus near Anantapalli in Nallajarla ‘mandala’ (block). Four of the deceased were from the same family and include four […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Passenger bus falls into river in Rajasthan, 30 killed

Jaipur: At least 30 people were killed and 15 injured when a passenger bus fell into a river on Saturday near Rajasthan’s Sawai Madhopur, police said. The Sawai Madhopur-Lalsot bus was driven by a 16-year-old conductor who lost control due to over-speeding, officials said. The bus skidded and fell off a bridge into the Banas […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021