In Auraiya district of Uttar Pradesh, a truck collided with a DCM full of migrant labourers, killing 24 workers. 15 people are injured in this incident. The injured have been sent to the District Hospital and Saifai PGI. Officials of the district administration reached the spot and injured the injured. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has ordered an inquiry into the incident.
According to the initial statement, the truck hit the DCM carrying the workers, in which 24 people died and 15 people were injured.
- All the injured have been referred to the district hospital. DCM was standing on the road when the truck hit it.
- SP of Auraiya, Suniti Singh and police of several police stations are present on the spot. Police are engaged in relief and rescue work.
- Those who are seriously injured have been referred to Halat Hospital in Kanpur. In view of the incident, the death toll is expected to increase.
The incident is at 3.30 am on Saturday. 24 labourers died on the spot while several people were injured. It was dark at the time of the incident, so there was a lot of difficulty in running the rescue operation. The administration helped the people around and the injured were rushed to the hospital.
State Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath expressed deep sorrow over this incident and expressed condolences to the families of the victims.
- The Chief Minister has directed to provide proper treatment to all the injured immediately.
- The Chief Minister directed the Commissioner and IG of Kanpur to visit the spot and report the reasons for the incident as soon as possible. The Chief Minister has ordered an inquiry into the incident.
Earlier in Muzaffarnagar, 6 labourers died late on Wednesday night.
The driver of the roadways bus that pounded the labourers has been jailed. The medical report exhibited that the driver was plastered. At the moment, the police have registered a case.
Police say that at around 22.30 on Wednesday night, the roadways bus coming towards Rohna toll was coming. The driver of the bus was drunk and was driving the bus fast and haphazardly. He trashed the workers going on foot. 6 workers were killed in this mishap, while 4 workers were injured. The condition of the two is crucial.
Former CM Akhilesh Yadav wrote, ‘Unutterable grief over the death of more than 24 poor migrant labourers in a road accident in Auraiya, UP.
Prayers for the wounded Knowing everything, even seeing everything, the heartless people and their supporters see silence and how long they justify this neglect. Such accidents are not deaths but murders.
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