New Delhi: In yet another tragedy relating to incessant rains in Uttar Pradesh, three persons were killed on Thursday when a private bus collided with a truck on Usrahar road in Kannauj.

Several others were also injured in the accident which occurred due to heavy rainfall.

The news came just few days after two persons were drowned in the Yamuna in Allahabad after a car was swept away in the river.

Heavy rainfall in the past few day has left many parts of Uttar Pradesh flooded, causing havoc to normal life in the state.

The raging Ganga continues its devastation in Ballia while affecting more than a lakh of people in Varanasi. Several rivers in central Uttar Pradesh and the Bundelkhand region are also flowing well above the danger mark.