Monday, October 25, 2021

Howrah: 5 passengers killed, 30 injured in mishap

Seventy people from Jagadballabhpur in the district had gone to the sea side temple town of Puri in Odisha on Monday and were returning from there when the accident occurred.

By: PTI | Howrah |
January 7, 2017 5:06:16 pm
bus accident, Kashyappur bus accident, Howrah road mishap, Howrah road mishap deaths, Uluberia Sub Divisional Hospital reports, indian express news  Five passengers were killed when a bus returning from Puri hit a trailer at Kashyappur in Howrah district on NH 6 on Saturday.

Five passengers were killed and thirty injured when a bus returning from Puri hit a trailer at Kashyappur in Howrah district on NH 6 on Saturday. While four passengers died on the spot, a 40-year-old woman succumbed to injuries at Uluberia Subdivisional Hospital, the police said.

Watch what else is making news: 

Seventy people from Jagadballabhpur in the district had gone to the sea side temple town of Puri in Odisha on Monday and were returning from there when the accident occurred.

An 11-year-old girl and the helper of the bus were among the dead, the police said. The injured were admitted to Uluberia Sub Divisional Hospital where the condition of one person was stated to be serious. The bus driver escaped from the spot, police said.

Start your day the best way
with the Express Morning Briefing

📣 The Indian Express is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel (@indianexpress) and stay updated with the latest headlines

For all the latest India News, download Indian Express App.

  • The Indian Express website has been rated GREEN for its credibility and trustworthiness by Newsguard, a global service that rates news sources for their journalistic standards.
0 Comment(s) *
* The moderation of comments is automated and not cleared manually by indianexpress.com.
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
X