One killed, 12 injured in bus accident



Banka: A Kanwariya was killed and 12 others injured when a bus carrying them overturned at Divaria more in Bihar's Banka district early on Sunday, police said.

The Kanwariya was going to Deoghar in Jharkhand from Begusarai for offering prayers when the accident took place, the police said.

While the body of the deceased Ishwar Kant Prasad was brought to a government hospital for postmortem, four of the injured were admitted to Katoriya referal hospital where their condition was stated to be serious, sources said.

Rest of the injured were admitted to a government hospital here.

PTI