22 people charred to death in Uttar Pradesh bus accident

  • 22 people charred to death in Uttar Pradesh bus accident
05-06-2017 | Pratidin Bureau. |

At least 22 passengers were killed in a road accident in Bareilly district in Uttar Pradesh in the wee hours today. District hospital authorities have said that they have received 22 dead bodies till now for post-mortem.
 
That accident happened on Lucknow Delhi highway at Rajaupur under Bethrichainpur police station when a Baharaich bound UP State Road Transport Corporation bus collided head on with a truck.
 
After the accident the fuel tank and back side of the bus caught fire. Police said that 37 passengers were traveling in the bus. 15 are injured of them three are in serious condition. Both driver and conductor of the bus are injured.
 
Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has announced financial assistance of two lakh rupees to the next of kin of Bareilly road accident deceased.
 
Financial assistance of fifty thousand rupees to each seriously injured and twenty five thousand rupees each to injured received normal injuries has also been announced.
 

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