Three persons died and 15 were injured in a road accident near Lal Bagh on the outskirts of Bidar on Saturday.

The victims were identified as Keshav (9) Basavaraj Kapte (70) and Shivamma (55), the police said. The tempo by which they were travelling collided with a tractor on the Bidar–Bhalki road. The injured have been shifted to the district hospital.

The tempo was carrying 30 members of two families to Bidar, the police added.

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