11 Sep : News Express 24 :-
There was a big bus accident on Tuesday in Jagitial district of Telangana. A bus fell into a ditch, in which about 45 people died. It is being told that many people have also been injured.
According to the local police, the bus of Telangana State Road Transport Corporation (TSRTC) was returning from the Hanuman temple situated on Kondagattu Mountain, that the accident occurred on Kondagattu Ghat road.
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In the state, CM has announced to give Rs 5 lakh to the relatives of the deceased. After the accident, local MPs, ministers, MLAs are reaching the spot.
There were 55 passengers in the bus. The injured have been admitted to the government hospital in JagitYal. Just slipped over the Ghat road near Shanwarpet village and fell into the valley. District Collector A, inspecting relief and rescue work. Sarat said that the incident happened between 11.45 am and midday.