A bus fell into the river due to which at least 24 people died and 5 people injured. According to eyewitnesses, the speed of the bus was very high at the time of the accident, due to which the bus fell uncontrollably on the river bridge and fell into the river.
Those who died in the accident include 11 men, 10 women and 3 children. However, there has been no official statement from the police regarding the death toll. After the accident, the police are engaged in a rescue.
I am deeply saddened to learn about the tragic accident in #Bundi in which 24 people have lost lives after the bus fell into river Mej.. My heartfelt condolences to the bereaved families who have lost their loves ones in this tragedy. I wish speedy recovery to all injured.
— Ashok Gehlot (@ashokgehlot51) February 26, 2020
Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has expressed condolences about the accident. He tweeted, “I am deeply saddened to know about the accident in Bundi, in which around 24 people have lost their lives after the bus fell into the river.” My heartfelt condolences to the bereaved families who lost their loved ones in this tragedy. I wish all the injured speedy recovery.” Apart from this, Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot and many other leaders have also tweeted and expressed condolences about the incident.