Staff Reporter

PALAKKAD: Two persons were killed and 25 others injured in an accident involving a lorry and a tourist bus at Vaniyampara, near Vadakkancherry, here on Monday.

The deceased are lorry driver Nagaraj (22), son of Chikkiran, Kokkul, Soloor Estate, Ootty, and vegetable agent Ganapathy (60), of Keeramedu, Mettupalayam, Coimbatore.

In the accident, 25 passengers of the tourist bus were injured and they have been admitted in different hospitals in Palakkad and Thrissur.

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