Anandiben Patel has offered only Rs 4 lakh as compensation in Navsari bus deaths.
The injured have been admitted to hospitals, police said.
The passengers included students, employees working in different private and government offices, who were on their way to Ukai from Navsari State transport depot.
Police said that heavy rains in the monsoon had washed away soil from the ends of the causeway and driver of the bus could not control the vehicle while negotiating a curve near it.
At least 11 passengers were killed and 20 others injured when the bus in which they were travelling rolled down into a 400 feet deep gorge on the Ramnagar-Basantgarh road in hilly Udhampur district on Friday. Giving details, sources said that the ill-fated bus was on way from Ramnagar to Basantgarh when its driver lost […]
In another incident, a 35-year-old bike-born man was killed in Kothrud when his two-wheeler was hit by a speeding tempo at Azad Nagar on Friday morning.
Giving details, sources said that the ill fated matador was on way from Gordi to Ramnagar. Nearly five kms short of Ramnagar town, the driver reportedly lost control over the steering resulting into the mishap.
The bus was on its way to Killar from Chamba and had left Chamba at 5 am in morning.
Around 35 passengers are still unaccounted for. Silt and mud in the river has reduced visibility.
The driver of the bus has been identified as Jaswinder Singh. The accident took place after 9:00 am when a private bus of Onkar Bus Service was coming back from Nawanshahr to Jalandhar.
According to state Highway Patrol Security officials, the prima facie evidence indicates that bus driver of the minibus fell asleep and caused the crash.
Some passengers managed to escape by smashing window panes of the bus.
A bus overturned on the Burdwan-Katwa road, killing 11. The exact number of injured persons was yet to be ascertained.
25 injured when the bus hurtled down into a gorge, along the Garhwa-Ambikapur road…
18 people were killed when a bus slipped off a rain-drenched mountain road in northwestern Nepal.