Saturday, 20 January, 2018

Karnataka: 8 killed after KSRTC bus falls into pond in Hassan

7 die 30 injured in a bus accident in Karnataka Bus fell into dry culvert in Hassan district of Karnataka
Melba Vasquez | 14 January, 2018, 04:40

The victims included the driver and conductor of the Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) bus and five passengers as it was going from Bengaluru to Dharmasthala in Dakshina Kannada district on the west coast, about 320km away. Seven of them were killed on the spot, while one succumbed to injuries at hospital.

"A case has been registered under various sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) against the KSRTC and the bus company", added Shashidhar.

KSRTC plans to introduce the bus ambulance in all its 16 divisions in the state. It is equipped with medical systems, including defibrillators, Electro Cardio Gram (ECG), pulse Oxymetry Monitors, oxygen and suction pipes and communication systems for video conferencing with the control room. The Trust has given 400 kits free of cost while the of Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) will procure more in the coming days. According to the Corporation, driver of the bus Shivappa Chalavadi had been serving for nine years and was not involved in any accidents. "Immediate treatment in the golden hour can avoid 50% of deaths in accidents", he said.

The police suspect overspeed or driver's negligence as the reason for the accident.

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