People trying to resuce stranded passengers after the bus met with an accident Palghar, Maharashtra, on Sunday. Photo/ANI
People trying to resuce stranded passengers after the bus met with an accident Palghar, Maharashtra, on Sunday. Photo/ANI

PM Modi condoles sad demise of 6 people in Palghar bus mishap

ANI | Updated: Mar 24, 2019 22:27 IST

New Delhi [India], Mar 24 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday expressed his condolence for the families of the victims of Palghar bus tragedy.
Prime Minister’s Office tweeted: "The bus accident in Maharashtra’s Palghar is unfortunate. My thoughts are with the bereaved families and prayers with those injured. The Maharashtra Government will provide all possible assistance to those affected: PM @narendramodi.”
At least 6 people died and 43 were injured in the bus accident on Sunday.
The accident took place near Trimbakeshwar road in Palghar district.
The tourist bus was on way to Mahalakshmi temple located Dahanu region of Palghar district from Shirdi. The bus reportedly veered off the road due to brake failure and skidded into the thorny bushes. 
The injured people were rushed to a hospital. Further investigation is underway. (ANI)

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