Odisha bus overturns in Andhra Pradesh; kills 3

The mishap occurred when the ill-fated bus, carrying 20 passengers and proceeding to Visakhapatnam from Raighar, turned turtle at Ramabhadrapuram 'Y' junction

By: PTI | Vizianagaram | Published:November 20, 2016 5:20 pm

Three persons, including a one-year-old child, were killed when an Odisha Road Transport bus in which they were travelling, overturned in the district in wee hours Sunday.

The mishap occurred when the ill-fated bus, carrying 20 passengers and proceeding to Visakhapatnam from Raighar, turned turtle at Ramabhadrapuram ‘Y’ junction.

The three victims died on the spot, Ramabhadrapuram police sub-inspector D D Naidu said. The deceased hailing from Navrangpur (Odisha) have been identified as Faida Sultana (40), Fazima Sultana (32) and Sayyed Mohammed (13 months), the SI added.