Etah: In a dreadful incident that took place in Etah, Uttar Pradesh, as many as 25 students lost their lives while several others got seriously injured when a truck collided with the school bus of J.S. Public school. The students who suffered serious injuries have been admitted in the nearby hospitals.
According to the information given by the officials, speeding truck on the Patiali road collided with the school bus and the prime reason behind the accident was fog.
Students who died were from J.S. Public school and the bus had 60 students in it at the time of the accident. This incident has clearly shown that schools are not willing to listen to the orders given by the administration regarding the closure of the schools due to fog and cold weather conditions prevailing in the state.
While schools in the state have been closed until Friday 20 due to poor weather conditions, the J.S. Public school was open resulting in this mishap.