As many as 4 individuals together with a seven-year-old lady have been killed and 42 others have been injured after a sleeper bus through which they have been touring met with an accident on Agra-Lucknow Expressway in Uttar Pradesh’s Etawah district on Sunday.
All of the injured have been admitted to Saifai’s PGI Hospital for therapy.
“A sleeper bus en path to Ajmer from Gorakhpur with passengers met with an accident on the Agra-Lucknow Expressway underneath Saifai PS. 4 individuals have been killed & about 42 who’re significantly injured have been admitted to Saifai’s PGI Hospital,” mentioned Further District Justice of the Peace (ADM).
At round 2:30 am as we speak, the sleeper bus en path to Ajmer from Gorakhpur met with an accident.
“At round, 2:30 am the sleeper bus collided with the truck. The bus hit the truck from behind. 4 individuals together with a seven-year-old lady died within the accident, Two bus drivers and two passengers are among the many victims. All of the injured are admitted to the hospital,” mentioned Jay Prakash Singh, Superintendent of police (SSP), Etawah.
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath expressed grief over the lack of lives in a highway accident in Etawah.
“UP CM Yogi Adityanath has expressed deep grief over the lack of lives in highway accident in district Etawah. Whereas praying for peace to the soul of the departed, the Chief Minister has expressed condolences to the bereaved households,” the Chief Minister’s Workplace (CMO) mentioned in a tweet.
#UPCM(*4*) ने जनपद इटावा में सड़क हादसे में हुई जनहानि पर गहरा दुःख प्रकट किया है।
मुख्यमंत्री जी ने दिवंगतों की आत्मा की शांति की कामना करते हुए शोक संतप्त परिजनों के प्रति संवेदना व्यक्त की है।
— CM Workplace, GoUP (@CMOfficeUP) October 23, 2022
The Chief Minister has instructed the district administration officers for correct therapy of the injured and in addition wished for his or her speedy restoration.
“Together with this, the District Justice of the Peace and senior cops have been instructed to go to the spot and get aid work achieved on a conflict footing,” CMO added.
Additional particulars are awaited.
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