were returning home to celebrate Diwali
At the same time, some people were referred to Prayagraj in UP. 20 people are undergoing treatment in Prayagraj. Police is probing the matter. The bus had left from Hyderabad. Everyone was returning home to celebrate Diwali-Chhath.
CM Shivraj expressed grief over the incident
Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan has expressed grief over the Rewa accident. CM Shivraj spoke to UP CM Yogi Adityanath regarding the accident. It has been informed from the CM office of MP that CM Shivraj spoke to Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi on phone this morning and apprised him about the incident. The MP government will bring the mortal remains of the passengers who died in the accident to Prayagraj.
About 70 passengers were on the bus
According to the information received, it is being told that there were more than 70 passengers in the bus. All of them are returning to their homes on the festival. Most of the dead were residents of UP. More than 20 people have been injured in this accident, who are being treated in the hospital. This bus was going from Hyderabad to Gorakhpur. The accident happened near Suhani hill in Rewa.
40 injured, 14 killed in accident: Rewa SP
Confirming the accident, Rewa Superintendent of Police Navneet Bhasin said that 14 died due to a collision between a bus and a truck near Suhagi hill in Rewa. 40 have been injured in this accident. Out of 40 injured, 20 were admitted to a hospital in Prayagraj (Uttar Pradesh). There, some treatment is going on right here. The bus was going from Hyderabad to Gorakhpur. All the people aboard the bus are residents of UP.