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MP: 1 killed, 30 injured after bus going to President’s program met with an accident in Jabalpur

1 killed, 30 injured after bus going to President's program met with an accident in Jabalpur

By Ruchi Upadhyay 
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Jabalpur: A bus full of passengers going to attend the Tribal Pride Day program of President Draupadi Murmu, organized in Shahdol, MP, overturned. This bus had left from Sihora Khudaval in Jabalpur carrying tribals. The accident happened at a turning near Pan Umaria. In which one person died and about two dozen passengers were reported injured. After getting the news of the accident, Patan MLA Ajay Vishnoi reached the hospital to inquire about the condition of the injured and assured them of all possible help.

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According to the district administration, the incident happened in the morning. The bus carrying passengers had left from a block of Manjhauli village in Jabalpur. In which the passengers were going to attend the program of President Draupadi Murmu organized in Shahdol. After walking some distance, the bus met with an accident midway near Pan Umaria.

In which two dozen passengers were badly injured, while one other passenger died. According to the injured passengers, there was a blind turn where the accident took place. The bus driver could not understand the way and the vehicle overturned due to uncontrolled.

After this accident in Katni district, there was an outcry among the passengers. The injured were rescued from the bus with the help of nearby villagers. Police and administration officials reached the spot, then sent the injured to the nearest hospital for treatment. Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has expressed grief over this accident.

Along with this, instructions have been given to the administration for proper treatment of the injured. Ashu Kol, 22, a resident of Khudawal, has died in the incident. Financial assistance has also been announced to the families of the deceased and the injured. At the same time, the cause of the accident is also being investigated. The seriously injured passengers have been referred to Jabalpur Medical Hospital. Where Patan MLA Ajay Vishnoi and BJP leaders reached to know the condition of the injured.

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