Bus on way to Rahul Gandhi’s rally overturns in Gujarat, 35 injured
The bus was carrying Congress supporters to Dediapada town in tribal-dominated Narmada district.india Updated: May 01, 2017 16:49 IST
Thirty-five people were injured on Monday, 20 of them seriously, when a bus overturned at Kanja village in Tapi district of Gujarat, the police said.
The bus was carrying Congress supporters to Dediapada town in tribal-dominated Narmada district where party vice-president Rahul Gandhi is scheduled to address a public gathering, they said.
The incident took place before noon when the bus with 35 people onboard overturned after losing balance at a sharp turn at Kanja village in Vyara tehsil on Ukai Dam canal road, a Mandvi police station official from neighbouring Surat district said.
The injured have been admitted to Bardoli civil hospital in Surat metropolitan region.
First Published: May 01, 2017 16:46 IST