HYDERABAD: At slightest twenty-three pilgrims, more often than not women and children, died, and 30 others were injured when a state-run street ecstasy Corporation (TSRTC) truck cut down off a ghat-road into the adjacent gap in Jagtial quarter on Tuesday morning.
The truck which was development down from Kondagattu Hanuman temple, a awfully celebrated pilgrimage in Telangana, was effusive packed as the bump occurred.
Unconfirmed hearsay assumed the toll may perhaps be around 30. in attendance were other than 60 passengers in the bus. Bodies were piled up on the have frontage on surface of the truck correct to the bang of the accident.
The police force have a sneaking suspicion that not a success of brakes caused the disaster bit the driver was negotiating a revolution on the ghat path down the mound at around 11.30 am. However, a number of of the passengers in the region of that the driver was inexperienced and was drunk.
More than 10 bodies say been healthier subsequently far-off and the injured are body shifted to the Jagtial command hospital, the regulate said.
While the native villages abruptly jumped into action and took up the rescue works, Jagtial area radio dish Sharath and officer of law enforcement Sindhu Sharma rushed to the speck alongside with the keep watch over army to filch up rescue operations.