35 injured as RTC bus overturns on ghat road

About 35 passengers sustained injuries, 13 of them severely, when an APSRTC on hire which was coming from Rayachoti to Kadapa overturned near Abhayahasta Anjaneya Swamy temple along the ghat road at Guvvalacheruvu in Ramapuram mandal on Thursday.

The bus carrying about 60 passengers overturned when its driver applied brakes to avoid hitting a two-wheeler, according to the police. A lecturer, Sahadev Reddy, Satchidananda, Vinod, Venkatesh and his wife Gangamma, Reddy Basha and his wife Noorjehan, Venkataramana and his wife Kumari, Srinivasulu, Yellamma, Kanthamma and Uthanna sustained severe injuries and were rushed to RIMS hospital in Kadapa.

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