- Truck overturns in Bakswaha area near Chhatarpur
- There were more than 30 laborers in a pipe-laden truck
- 13 workers injured in another incident in Chhatarpur
May 16, 2020, 04:28 PM IST
Chhatarpur. A truck overturned in Chhatarpur district of Madhya Pradesh on Saturday morning. 6 people died in the accident. Sagar SP Amit Sanghi said that four women and two men were among the dead. 16 people injured, were admitted to the Community Health Center in Banda. According to the information, pipes were filled in the truck, workers were sitting on them. They were all returning to Uttar Pradesh from Maharashtra. The accident took place in Bakswaha area of Chhatarpur. Chief Minister Shivraj Singh has mourned the accident.
People from three families were in the truck
These people had left Nala Supara area of Mumbai and were going to Nai Basti in Uttar Pradesh. The truck had people from three families. One of the injured, Saharoon Nisha, said that her four daughters, two sons, Dewar-Devrani and their two children were in the truck. Women and men and two children from a second family, while three people from a third family.
13 laborers injured in an accident near Shahgarh
In a second accident in Chhatarpur, 13 workers from Uttar Pradesh were injured. A pickup overturned near the Pathan Wali valley on the Shahgarh highway. There were 20 laborers in the pickup, all going to Uttar Pradesh. The injured also include a woman and a child. The injured have been admitted to Chhatarpur Hospital. The accident took place around five o'clock on Saturday morning.