A speeding truck hit a loader tempo at Ahirwan flyover in Kanpur. 5 people died in the accident. While seven people are injured.
Kanpur: A speeding truck hit a loader tempo at Ahirwan flyover in Kanpur. 5 people died in the accident. While seven people are injured. It is being told that people of a family were going for worship and darshan riding in a tempo. The condition of all the injured is critical.
DM Visakh G Iyer said that the injured have been admitted to the hospital. Where everyone is being treated. According to the information received, the victims of the accident, including the family, were going to Vindhyachal for shaving. This accident happened late night. On receiving the information, the police reached the spot and got the injured admitted to the hospital.
It is being told that the victims of the accident are from the same place. The relatives of the deceased have been informed about the matter. The police is investigating the matter. Police say that strict action will be taken against the truck driver.
Earlier, a tractor-trolley full of devotees had overturned uncontrollably near the Saad police station area in Kanpur. In this 26 people died, while many people were injured. Kanpur District Magistrate Visakh ji told that a resident of Kortha village located in Sadh police station area of Ghatampur had gone to Fatehpur for a shaving ceremony. He told that most of the people suffocated under the trolley and died under water.
A total of 26 people have died so far. Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed grief over the death of people in Ghatampur road accident and announced help from the relief fund for their families. An announcement has been made from the PM Relief Fund to give 2 lakh to the kin of the person killed in the accident and 50 thousand rupees to the injured. At the same time, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has condoled the death of people in the Ghatampur tractor-trolley accident.