10 Killed, 20 Hurt after Van Overturns in Shivpuri in Madhya Pradesh
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The event occurred when the group was returning to their town Dodi from Unawad in Sheopur district after attending a spiritual programme.
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10 people, including 3 women, were eliminated and 20 hurt on Friday when their pick-up van reversed near Pohri in Shivpuri district of Madhya Pradesh, a senior authorities said. The event happened around 7.15 pm when the group was going back to their village Dodi from Unawad in Sheopur district after participating in a spiritual program, Shivpuri Superintendent of Authorities Rajesh Singh Chandel told PTI.
” Six persons died on the spot,” he said, adding that the hurt were hurried to Pohri and Shivpuri district hospitals. Those on board were taking a trip from Morawan village to Vijaypur.
Initial reports claimed the pickup was hit by a gas tanker coming from the incorrect side. As the car was overloaded, the chauffeur could not control it. The small pick-up lorry was reportedly carrying 35 travelers.
( With inputs from PTI)
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