STOCK MARKET BSE NSE

Maharashtra: 2 killed, 17 injured in Pune after earthmover rams into procession

The procession was returning from Pandharpur temple and was heading towards Alandi village when the earthmover lost control due to a brake failure and crashed into the procession.

Published: 19th November 2019 01:39 PM  |   Last Updated: 19th November 2019 01:39 PM   |  A+A-

Accident, Road accident

For representational purposes

By ANI

PUNE: Two people were killed, and 17 others were injured after an earthmover rammed into a Sant Namdev Maharaj procession at Dive Ghat here on Tuesday.

The procession was returning from Pandharpur temple and was heading towards Alandi village when the earthmover lost control due to a brake failure and crashed into the procession.

One of the deceased was identified as Sopan Tulshiram Das (35), a descendant of Sant Namdev Maharaj, while the other deceased person was identified as Atul Alashi (23).

The injured are being treated at the Noble Hospital in Pune, where one person is said to be in a critical condition.

Further details are awaited. 



Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp