Jagitial: Here is a ghastly incident has occurred while Nearly 28 people have killed and many others injured after TSRTC Bus overturns here on Tuesday. The incident has occurred at Kondagattu Ghat Road Highway in Jagitial.
According to reports, The speeding RTC bus has turned after slipped into the small gorge, 30 people are killed and 20 others injured. The bus was en route towards Jagitial. The Bus carrying nearly 62 passengers including women and Children.
The injured have been shifted to nearby hospitals and at the time of the accident.
Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao expressed disbelief and shock at the accident. Expressing sympathy over the loss of lives and anguish at the accident, the Chief Minister instructed officials to ensure the best possible medical care to the injured.
Kondagattu is famous for its Anjaneya Swamy temple which is a popular pilgrim spot. All the passengers on the bus were returning from Kondagattu after visiting the temple, it is learned.
Senior district administration and police officers rushed to the accident spot to oversee rescue and relief operations. It is believed that the bus driver lost control while negotiating the road downhill when the accident happened.
Transport Minister P Mahender Reddy said the government will provide all possible assistance to the victims and their families.