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Highly placed sources have confirmed that the primary reason for the mishap was driver’s inability to apply brakes while negotiating a sharp turn on the ghat road.
Yendrikayala Sumalatha, who was pregnant with twins and was about to deliver on Wednesday, was killed in the accident.
Family members of 57 people killed in the bus accident were seen running helter-skelter trying to identify their loved ones.
While a suspected brake failure is said to be the cause of the accident, RTC depot manager at Vemulawada has told media that the bus was perfectly fit for travel.
The incident took place in Porandla of Jagtial mandal. Earlier, Vamshi and his friend had gone to the Gulf countries in search of employment.
The Mughal-era Jagtial Fort will soon get a facelift as plans are to develop it as a tourism destination. Officials from the tourism department are checking out the possibilities in this direction.
Shackled in chains by family, captive 22-year-old woman freed by neighbours in Telangana's Jagtial town
Geetha, a resident of Vani Nagar area, was found crying in front of her house with her hands tied in chains last evening.