At least 24 migrant labourers were killed and 15 were injured after the truck they were travelling in collided with another in Auraiya of Uttar Pradesh early on Saturday.
“The incident took place at around 3:30am. Twenty-four people have died and around 15 have suffered injuries. Most of them are from Bihar, Jharkhand and West Bengal,” Abhishek Singh, Auraiya’s district magistrate, was quoted as saying by news agency ANI.
According to ANI, the injured have been shifted to hospital. They were coming from Rajasthan, it said.