At least nine passengers of a bus were killed and 20-22 critically injured early on Sunday (June 11) while the vehicle travelling from Pune to Latur met with an accident in Beed in Maharashtra.
According to the police, the driver of the bus lost control, resulting in the vehicle plunging into a 100-feet ditch around 5 am.
Most of the passengers hailed from Mumbai. The injured are being treated at the Ahmednagar Government Hospital.
More details awaited.