Eight killed, 25 injured in West Bengal's bus accident

| Updated: Aug 23, 2017 11:20 IST

West Bengal [India], Aug 8 (ANI): At least eight people were killed and 25 others were injured after a bus fell into a canal in Nadia's Tehatta area on Tuesday. The accident occurred near Tehatta area when the bus lost control and fell off a bridge. Soon after that the West Bengal Government announced ex-gratia of Rs. 2 lakh each for the kin of those who have lost their lives in the bus accident. The injured have been taken to a nearby local hospital and immediate treatment has been given to them. Further investigations are underway. (ANI)