Kondagattu (Telangana): At least 45 people, many of whom were pilgrims, were killed after a state transport bus tumbled down a gorge near Kondagattu area of Telangana. The Road Transport Corporation (RTC) bus with 60 passengers onboard was on its way to the Kondagattu Anjaneya Swamy temple, when the accident took place.
The crash also left several passengers injured, who have been rushed to nearby government hospital for treatment. Following the accident, Telangana Chief Minister KCR announced Rs. 5 lakh as compensation to the family members of each deceased.