25 students injured as bus overturns in Jaipur

At least 25 students of a private school were today injured when a bus in which they were travelling overturned after it was hit by a tanker near Narsinghpura on Ajmer-Jaipur Express Highway, police said.

PTI| Updated: Oct 12, 2014, 16:36 PM IST

Jaipur: At least 25 students of a private school were today injured when a bus in which they were travelling overturned after it was hit by a tanker near Narsinghpura on Ajmer-Jaipur Express Highway, police said.

Eighteen of the injured were rushed to SMS Hospital while remaining were taken to nearby private hospitals, they said.

Over 55 students of Mahirishi Gautam Private school had gone on excursion to Khatushyamji, police said, adding, the mishap took place near a divider cut on the highway when the bus was about to enter resort "Pink Pearl".

A detailed report of the mishap is awaited at the police commissionerate here, they said.