Six injured in bus accident at Chouldhari

Report by: 
ROOPA LALL
Port Blair
11 Apr 2018

At least 6 passengers suffered injuries after a private bus overturned near Chouldhari on Wednesday. The injured were rushed to GB Pant Hospital for treatment while the driver of the bus booked for reckless driving under relevant sections of the law. He was later released on bail.
The incident occurred in the morning today when the private bus, Subhashini Travels, was on its journey with around 25-30 passengers. The driver was allegedly driving in top speed and lost control while giving way to a vehicle coming from the opposite direction. Near Chouldhari No. 10, the bus overturned injuring six passengers. The Police are further investigating the matter.