Eight killed, 30 injured in road mishap

Eight persons were killed and 30 others injured when an overcrowded bus overturned at Janakinagar in Purnia district.

Purnia: Eight persons were killed and 30 others injured when an overcrowded bus overturned at Janakinagar in Purnia district, police said on Monday.

The bus carrying 90 passengers was on its way to Patna from Saharsa when the accident occurred late last night, Senior Superintendent of Police NH Khan said.

Of the injured, ten were admitted to a government hospital here and their condition was stated to be serious.
The others received first-aid at hospitals and private clinics near the accident spot, Khan said.

PTI

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