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Jalore road accident: 6 killed, 19 injured after bus catches fire

By Rajan Nath -- January 17, 2021 12:34 pm -- Updated:January 17, 2021 12:43 pm

Jalore road accident in Rajasthan: In a shocking incident, at least six people were killed while 19 were injured after a private bus caught fire in Jalore district of Rajasthan on Saturday night.

As per the report, the bus, filled with passengers, was travelling from Mandore to Beawar when it came into contact with an electric cable and caught fire in Jalore.

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Jalore road accident in Rajasthan: 6 people killed, 19 injured after private bus caught fire in Jalore district of Rajasthan on Saturday.

Reportedly, the accident took place when the driver got waylaid by mistake and changed direction towards Maheshpura village in Jalore.

Meanwhile, six people were burnt to death in Jalore road accident in Rajasthan while 19 others were injured in the accident.

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Jalore road accident in Rajasthan: 6 people killed, 19 injured after private bus caught fire in Jalore district of Rajasthan on Saturday.

Dr SP Sharma, chief medical officer, Jalore, said "Six people died, six injured referred to Jodhpur, while 13 others are under treatment at a district hospital in Jalore."

Devji Patel, Jalore MP, expressed his condolences and said: "My condolences are with the relatives of the deceased. May God give them the strength to bear this irreparable loss."

Jalore road accident in Rajasthan: 6 people killed, 19 injured after private bus caught fire in Jalore district of Rajasthan on Saturday.

Likewise, Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed grief over the loss of lives due to a bus accident in Jalore, Rajasthan. PM Modi said, "The news of a bus accident in Jalore, Rajasthan, has caused immense grief. Many people have lost their lives in this accident. I express my condolences to his family members and wish the injured well soon."

-PTC News

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