Tragic mishap Kills 17 in Maharashtra


Mumbai: Seventeen persons were killed on Thursday and 14 others injured in a bus-container collision in Jalgaon district of north Maharashtra, police said. The accident took place on Dhule-Chalisgaon road near the Chinchgavhan crossing when the state transport bus collided head-on with the container truck, a Jalgaon police official told PTI over phone.

The injured persons were shifted to a hospital in Dhule, the official said.