In Maharashtra, the death toll in road accident in Dhule district has gone up to 15 as two more injured people succumbed to the injuries during treatment.
In all, 35 passengers were injured in the mishap and some of them are presently critical. The mishap took place when a container truck collided with a State Transport bus coming from the opposite direction in Dhule district last night.
Meanwhile, State Tourism Minister Jaykumar Rawal has announced compensation of 10 lakh rupees to the families of the deceased, as per the Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation guidelines.
The Minister disbursed emergency aid of 10,000 rupees to the kin of the each victim and 1,000 rupees to each of the injured. (AIR NEWS)