Contai: In a tragic incident, twenty people have been critically injured on National Highway 116b on Friday morning.
Reportedly, the bus was on its way to Digha from Ghatal, but the private bus got turtle near Goyagiri of Marishda police station on NH-116b in Contai of East Midnapore.
With the immediate effort of locals and police, the injured were taken to Contai Sub Division Hospital. All are under treatment. Among them, five are in sensitive condition.
The locals have complained that, due to the road reformation work continuing from last few days, the potholes became the death trap for the vehicle drivers. So these accidents became the daily happening of this area.
The transportation system was ceased for two hours due to the incident in morning time. Marishda police has seized the private bus.