Collision Of Bus-Tram In Bowbazaar Disrupts Traffic Service


Kolkata: A collision took place between a tram and a bus at Bowbazar on Tuesday.

The accident took place at the the point where College Street and Bipin Bihari Ganguly Street meets. A tram, from Dharmatala to Shyambazar, when reached Bow Bazaar, fell victim to the accident. The moment it came to Bow Bazaar, a bus trying to overtake it hit the tram. The tram driver said that the bus was trying to overtake it from Hind Cinema inspite of a small space in the area.

As a result, traffic was completely disrupted. Several vehicles coming from Sealdah got stranded due to the incident. The intervention by the traffic police helped to bring the situation under control. No injuries have been reported. But maximum parts of the bus was damaged.