Bhopal: Nine people were killed and many injured after a bus fell into a river in Madhya Pradesh’s Vidisha district on Sunday afternoon.
The injured were immediately taken to a nearby hospital.
The bus carrying 24 passengers fell into a river after hitting the railing along the river, the superintendent of police (SP) Dharmendra Chaudhary told TOI.
9 people died after a bus fell into a river in Madhya Pradesh’s Vidisha district, rescue operation underway. pic.twitter.com/mLttDYQ9Ih
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The rescue operations are underway and the death toll may increase, police said.
(More details awaited)