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Jeep overturns killing three pilgrims

Three persons, including a woman and teenaged girl, were killed and 17 others injured when a jeep carrying pilgrims overturned and fell into a ditch in Gilaul area here, police said.

Rabula (45), her daughter Khushuma (13) and an unidentified woman were killed in the accident in Suhapara village late last evening.

The injured were admitted to the district hospital here from where four women have been referred to a trauma centre in a Lucknow hospital in a serious condition.

The pilgrims were returning after offering ‘chaadar’ at a ‘dargah’ on Bahraich-Balrampur road.

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