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Posted at: Sep 12, 2019, 6:54 AM; last updated: Sep 12, 2019, 8:50 AM (IST)

Six pilgrims killed as SUV rams into bus

Six pilgrims killed as SUV rams into bus

Our Correspondent

Jaipur, September 11

Six persons, including three women, were killed on the spot and 11 others injured when a Safari collided head-on with a roadways bus on the annual Ramdevra Mela on the Phalodi-Jodhpur road.

The injured were rushed to a government hospital in Pokaran, while bodies were taken for postmortem, Ramdevra Station House Officer Devi Singh. 

The deceased included three women, two men and a boy, the police informed.

The victims, who were on a pilgrimage to Ramdevra, belonged to Lavera Bari in Jodhpur district. A few passengers of the bus also got injured. A case has been registered and investigation initiated, said the police. 

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