Nalanda: A bus filled with passengers fell into a 24 feet deep ditch in Chilkora of Hilsa sub-division on Monday in Bihar’s Nalanda district. Two people aboard the bus died while around 15 people got injured. The incident happened due to over-taking.
Soon after the incident, a large number of people living in the area gathered and came forward to rescue the injured passengers by pulling them out of the bus. The injured have been admitted to local hospitals for treatment. At present, relief and rescue teams are at the incident spot and taking care of the injured.
The bus is said to be run on the local route only.