11 people died in a tragic accident in the Jhallar area of Betul district of Madhya Pradesh on Friday morning. The accident happened when a speeding Tavera car collided with a bus. In this painful accident, 5 men, 4 women, and two children died on the spot.
As soon as the news of the accident was received, the Betul Collector and SP immediately reached the spot to take stock of the accident and meet the family of the deceased. Among the dead are 2 innocent children. Negligence and negligence of traffic rules is clearly visible in the accident. All the laborers killed were returning to their villages in Betul by Tavera car after working as laborers from the Amravati district of Maharashtra. His car collided with an empty passenger bus coming from the front near Jhallar.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan have also condoled this incident. An amount of Rs. Chief Minister Shivraj Singh has also announced a grant of Rs.2-2 lakh to the next of kin of the deceased and Rs.10-10 thousand to the injured. The injured will be treated free of cost.
Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has expressed grief over the incident. He tweeted and wrote – Received the sad news of a horrific road accident in Jhallar of Betul district. I pray to God for peace to the departed souls and speedy recovery of the injured. We are with the bereaved family in this time of grief.