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Two hurt as school bus overturns

A SCHOOL bus overturned after hitting a tractor and then dashed against a moped, a cycle and a handcart near Rasoma Laboratories on the Agra-Mumbai Road this morning.

india Updated: Apr 04, 2006 00:49 IST

A SCHOOL bus overturned after hitting a tractor and then dashed against a moped, a cycle and a handcart near Rasoma Laboratories on the Agra-Mumbai Road this morning.

Fortunately there were no children in the bus at the time of the accident. Two persons sustained injuries in the accident. According to information, at around 8 am, an Advanced Academy bus (MP-09-KB-9487) was going towards Vijaynagar crossing when it collided with a tractor (MP-09-M-3461) coming from the opposite direction.

Bus driver Sanjay Yadav lost control over the bus and first hit a moped, injuring the rider, then hit a cycle and then a handcart. It then overturned.

The tractor driver fled the scene after the accident, and Vijaynagar police have registered case against the driver following complaint by Sanjay Yadav.

Police were called in and they brought a crane and it put the bus back on its feet.

Gamblers nabbed
THE IG Squad yesterday raided a gambling den at Dhanora village, Barwani district, and arrested seven persons, and seized Rs 54,000 in cash from them.

Probationer IPS officer Gaurav Rajput had received information that gambling was going on at the village. He raided the village along with his team late in the night. Around 70 to 80 persons were openly gambling when the police team raided it. However, most of them ran away.