Andhra Pradesh

Narrow escape for private bus passengers

About 20 passengers had a narrow escape when a private travels bus, in which they were travelling, plunged into a roadside canal at K. Pedapudi mandal in the East Godavari district on Monday.

The bus was proceeding to Amalapuram from Hyderabad, and a few passengers suffered minor injuries in the accident. Negligence of the driver might have caused the mishap, the locals said.

One killed

A bike rider, M. Srinivas (32), died on the spot and his wife suffered severe injuries when a lorry hit their two-wheeler at Ambajipeta in East Godavari district on Sunday. She was battling for life.

The couple were natives of Mummidivaram. A case has been registered.

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Printable version | Aug 4, 2020 5:38:09 PM | https://www.thehindu.com/news/national/andhra-pradesh/narrow-escape-for-private-passengers/article29816962.ece

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