Two persons, identified as Bheema and Basavaraj, were killed, and five injuried, three of them seriously, when a tractor in which they were travelling, overturned while returning from the Jambunath temple, near Hospet, on Monday. Brake failure was stated to be the reason for the accident. The injured have been shifted to hospital. Hospet (rural) police have registered a case. — Staff Correspondent

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