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17 killed in India bus accident

Published 12/06/2015

An electrical wire fell on the bus in India
An electrical wire fell on the bus in India

At least 17 people are dead after an electrical wire fell on a bus carrying people to a wedding in western India.

Government official Rekha Gupta says the accident occurred in Rajasthan state's Tonk district.

She said the bus was carrying more than 50 people to a wedding in the area. The bride and groom were not travelling on the bus.

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