At least 20 passengers passes away and several others injured when a bus in which they were traveling fell into a wayside trench here in the North-Eastern part of India near Duna village today (Saturday 21) 2012, Indian media reported.
According to the local media reports, the bus was on its way smoothly to its destination when the driver lost control over the vehicle, perhaps due to over speeding.
The bus was carrying around 70-80 passengers. The injured have been rushed to the local hospital, where condition of several was still stated to be much critical.
Meanwhile, police have reached the spot and cordoned off the area. The inquiry and investigation process in the matter has been started in order to unearth the actual reason behind the deadly incident. Further investigations are underway till the processing of this report.