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UP: School bus, truck collide leaving many dead

19 Jan 2017 | By NewsBytes Desk
UP road tragedy

15 school children were killed and at least 40 others were injured when a school bus collided with a truck in Aliganj town in Etah district of Uttar Pradesh.

UP DGP Javeed Ahmed said "Priority is to rescue trapped children. Rescue operation is underway."

He said action would be taken against the school for remaining open despite orders to shut schools due to cold.

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19 Jan 2017UP: School bus, truck collide leaving many dead

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