Another child Vaishnavi dies in Medak train tragedy
July 29, 2014 - Hyderabad
The death toll in the Medak Nanded-Kakatiya Techno school bus tragedy rose to 18 with the death of another child Vashnavi (11 years).
It may be recalled here that Nanded passenger train on Thursday morning hit Kakatiya Techno School bus at an unmanned level crossing. In the accident 14 students, driver and helper were died on the spot and another 15 children were injured at Masaipeta in Chegunta mandal of Medak district as also driver and a helper. The injured students were first rushed to Balaji and RR Hospitals in Kompally and later shifted to Yashoda hospital in Secunderabad for better medicare. A child Tarun on Monday died while undergoing treatment at Yashoda Hospitals. The condition of two more are still said to be critical.