Rediff India Abroad
 Rediff India Abroad Home  |  All the sections


The Web

India Abroad

Sign up today!

Get news updates:
Mobile Downloads
Text 67333
Article Tools
Email this article
Top emailed links
Print this article
Contact the editors
Discuss this Article

Home > News > PTI

Man killed, two injured in blueline bus accident

December 04, 2007 22:39 IST

A man was killed and two others injured when a blueline bus hit them in Central Delhi, the police said on Tuesday.

With this incident, the number of people killed in accidents involving the buses has risen to 123 this year, compared to 109 in 2006.

The deceased has been identified as Chhotu, the police said, adding the accident took place near Nizamuddin flyover on Monday night.

The trio was on a motorcycle when the blueline bus, which was negotiating a curve, hit them. Six people have died due to accidents involving blueline buses in the capital since November 15.

The government told the Parliament that 117 people had been killed by the notorious buses in the capital till November 15, while another 286 were injured.

© Copyright 2007 PTI. All rights reserved. Republication or redistribution of PTI content, including by framing or similar means, is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent.