Goalpara (Assam), Feb 4 : Six people were killed and over 30 others injured when a speeding bus fell into a ditch in Assam’s Goalpara district today .
According to police the bus, on its way to Guwahati from Dhubri, hit a roadside electric post, overturned and fell into the ditch, killing five people on the spot.
Two of the passengers later succumbed to their injuries .
Police and Army personnel rescued the injured passengers.
All the critically injured passengers have been admitted to the Guwahati Medical College and Hospital, while the rest are admitted to the Goalpara Civil Hospital.
With PTI inputs