Three killed in road mishap in Basti
Basti (UP): Three pilgrims were killed and 18 others injured today when a bus rammed into a stationary truck in Harriya police station area, police said.
The pilgrims from neighbouring Sant Kabirnagar district were on their way to Ayodhya for 'snan' (holy bath) when they met with the accident near the Badhar Kala petrol pump.
While two pilgrims were killed on the spot, another victim succumbed to his injuries while he was being taken to hospital.
The injured were admitted to the district hospital, police said.