School Bus Carrying 50 Falls In Large Drain, 7 Dead


Update: 7 feared dead out of total 37 children after a school bus falls into a canal in Amritsar.

New Delhi: Five children have died after a school bus fell into a large drain in Muhawa village near Amritsar in Punjab.

The police said the driver of the bus, carrying about 50 children, mostly from kindergarten, lost control of the vehicle.

The bodies of five children have been found so far. Ten children have been taken to a hospital in Amritsar.

A search is on for the other children, the police said.