7 killed as tourist bus falls in gorge in Andhra

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Rajahmundry: Seven people were killed and 13 others injured as a tourist bus fell into a gorge in Andhra Pradesh’s East Godavari district on Tuesday, police said.

The incident occurred near Valmiki Konda between Maredumilli and Chinturu.

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Police rushed to the area and launched rescue operation with the help of local authorities.

The injured were shifted to a nearby hospital, where the condition of five of them is said to be critical.

The bus driver apparently lost control while negotiating a curve, resulting in the accident, the police added.

Published on: Oct 15, 2019 at 13:17 IST




IANS

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