New Delhi, Dec 23: Expressing displeasure over tragic incident Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday condoled the deaths of 32 people who were killed after a fell into a river near Rajasthan’s Sawai Madhopur.
Taking to Twitter, Modi said “Anguished by the bus accident in Rajasthan’s Sawai Madhopur district. My thoughts are with the families of the deceased. The state government is closely monitoring the situation, including rescue operations and providing all possible assistance to those affected”.
The accident took place earlier on Saturday. The Sawai Madhopur-Lalsot bus was driven by a 16-year-old conductor who lost control due to over-speeding, officials said, news agency IANS reported.
The bus skidded and fell into the Banas river.