Seven school students, hitching a ride in a milk van, and the van`s driver died when their vehicle hit a bus in Tamil Nadu`s Pudukottai district on Wednesday, said police.
Tamil Nadu government has proposed stricter norms for vehicles and its drivers in transporting school children in the state.
The Delhi High Court has underlined the need for providing good facilities to poor students in private schools and directed the government to consider revising the rates for reimbursement of the cost of their books and uniform.
Day in Pics: 22nd November
Showbiz World - November 22, 2014
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