One killed, 24 injured as school van overturns in Delhi

The bus carrying students of Kendriya Vidyalaya in Karkadooma area overturns at around 8 am on Vikas Marg.
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Updated on Jul 09, 2007 12:02 PM IST
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One person was killed and at least 24 schoolchildren injured on Monday when the van taking them to the Kendriya Vidyalaya in east Delhi's Anand Vihar overturned.

Suleiman, 50, the guardian of one of the students, lost his life in the accident, which took place near Preet Vihar.

The injured students were rushed to the Metro Hospital, the Railway Hospital and the Deepak Memorial Hospital nearby. Eighteen were discharged after primary first aid, while the rest are said to be recovering.

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