Jaipur, Feb 26 : At least 20 people were killed and five others injured when a bus fell into a river in the Lakheri police station area in Bundi district of Rajasthan on Wednesday.
The accident occurred when the bus driver lost control over the vehicle after one of its tyres burst while traversing a bridge near Papdi gate in Lakheri village at 0945 hrs.
The bus was proceeding towards Sawai Madhopur from Dadabari. Expressing profound grief over the loss of lives in the incident, Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot announced Rs 2 lakh solatium to the next of the kin of the deceased from the Chief Minister's relief fund. (UNI)