At least 24 migrant labourers were killed while several other injured after the truck they were travelling in collided with another truck in Auraiya, Uttar Pradesh.
The injured have been shifted to hospital. The victims were travelling from Rajasthan to Uttar Pradesh when the accident took place.
The accident took place at around 3:30 am.
”24 people were brought dead, 22 have been admitted while 15 who were critically injured have been referred to Saifai PGI. They were going to Bihar & Jharkhand from Rajasthan when the accident took place,” said Archana Srivastava, Chief Medical Officer (CMO) Auraiya
Most of the victims are from Bihar, Jharkhand and West Bengal.