At least 32 people died and several others drowning A Bus hit the bridge and fell into the canal, carrying about 50 to 60 passengers , Near Patna Village ,Sidhi
|40 people died and several others disappeared ,bus crashed off a bridge on the Bansagar Canal near Patna village in the Sidhi , Madhyapradesh|
40 people died and several others disappeared due to fear of drowning after a bus carrying about 50 to 60 passengers crashed off a bridge on the Bansagar Canal near Patna village in the Sidhi neighborhood of Madhya Pradesh on Tuesday morning. Rescue operations are ongoing.
NDTV said the current charge was 32, while the minister of state confirmed that at least 30 bodies had been found.
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Inspector General (Revazona) Umesh Yoga said at least seven people swam in a safe spot after the bus landed at around 8:30 am in a canal near Patna village, about 80 km from the base in Sidhi district. According to sources, at the time of the accident, at least 50 passengers were traveling by the poor bus.
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SDRF and divers have reached the location. Water from the Bansagar Canal flows into the Sihawal Canal to lower the water level and facilitate rescue operations.
Madhya Pradesh government has decided to give an ex-gratia of Rs 5 lakhs each for the next of kin of those who have lost their lives due to the bus accident in #Sidhi. Rs 10,000 each has been given to them immediately: MP CM @ChouhanShivraj
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CM Madhyapradesh Shivraj Singh Chuhan realized the problem. He talks to the collector and asks him to speed up the rescue operation. He will visit the construction site with Minister Tulsi Silawat.
|This is an unfortunate incident. The prime minister Modi has been taking detailed information about Madhyapradesh Bus Accident|
“This is an unfortunate incident. The prime minister has been taking detailed information about the incident since that morning. We both went to Sidhi according to his instructions. I spoke with interested officials and, according to their information, about 30 bodies were found,” Silavat said. .
An event that was supposed to be attended by the Home Minister Amit Shah, was canceled by the state government in light of the incident.