14 TCS employees among 30 dead in road accident

Private bus headed for Shirdi plunges into gorge, 16 injured

About 30 persons, including 14 employees from Hyderabad, have died and 16 others were injured in a road when a private bus carrying them to from Hyderabad fell off a road bridge into an adjoining gorge at Naldurg near Osmanabad in Maharashtra in the wee hours of Saturday.

The deceased and the injured hail from different parts of AP who had boarded the bus from Hyderabad yesterday night according to police.

The of the shook the state administration as one state minister along with a medical team  rushed to the site by a special helicopter.

Chief minister Kiran Kumar Reddy spoke with his Maharashtra counter part, Prithviraj Chauhan, for coordination of emergency relief measures. He also directed the officials to create a help desk and a special team at the Osmania Hospital to assist the relatives to identify the dead bodies after being shifted from Osmanabad, according to a press release.

Confirming the death toll, the state road transport minister B Satyanaraya told reporters that  the injured are being treated in a hospital at Sholapur while the arrangements have been made to shift the dead bodies to Hyderabad.

The deceased software engineers, many of them girls, were said to have joined the software company recently and planned for a pilgrimage to in Maharashtra for the weekend.

image
Business Standard
177 22
Business Standard

14 TCS employees among 30 dead in road accident

Private bus headed for Shirdi plunges into gorge, 16 injured

BS Reporter  |  Hyderabad 

About 30 persons, including 14 employees from Hyderabad, have died and 16 others were injured in a road when a private bus carrying them to from Hyderabad fell off a road bridge into an adjoining gorge at Naldurg near Osmanabad in Maharashtra in the wee hours of Saturday.

The deceased and the injured hail from different parts of AP who had boarded the bus from Hyderabad yesterday night according to police.

The of the shook the state administration as one state minister along with a medical team  rushed to the site by a special helicopter.

Chief minister Kiran Kumar Reddy spoke with his Maharashtra counter part, Prithviraj Chauhan, for coordination of emergency relief measures. He also directed the officials to create a help desk and a special team at the Osmania Hospital to assist the relatives to identify the dead bodies after being shifted from Osmanabad, according to a press release.

Confirming the death toll, the state road transport minister B Satyanaraya told reporters that  the injured are being treated in a hospital at Sholapur while the arrangements have been made to shift the dead bodies to Hyderabad.



The deceased software engineers, many of them girls, were said to have joined the software company recently and planned for a pilgrimage to in Maharashtra for the weekend.

RECOMMENDED FOR YOU

14 TCS employees among 30 dead in road accident

Private bus headed for Shirdi plunges into gorge, 16 injured

About 30 persons, including 14 TCS employees from Hyderabad, have died and 16 others were injured in a road accident when a private bus carrying them to Shirdi from Hyderabad fell off a road bridge into an adjoining gorge at Naldurg near Osmanabad in Maharashtra in the wee hours of Saturday.

About 30 persons, including 14 employees from Hyderabad, have died and 16 others were injured in a road when a private bus carrying them to from Hyderabad fell off a road bridge into an adjoining gorge at Naldurg near Osmanabad in Maharashtra in the wee hours of Saturday.

The deceased and the injured hail from different parts of AP who had boarded the bus from Hyderabad yesterday night according to police.

The of the shook the state administration as one state minister along with a medical team  rushed to the site by a special helicopter.

Chief minister Kiran Kumar Reddy spoke with his Maharashtra counter part, Prithviraj Chauhan, for coordination of emergency relief measures. He also directed the officials to create a help desk and a special team at the Osmania Hospital to assist the relatives to identify the dead bodies after being shifted from Osmanabad, according to a press release.

Confirming the death toll, the state road transport minister B Satyanaraya told reporters that  the injured are being treated in a hospital at Sholapur while the arrangements have been made to shift the dead bodies to Hyderabad.

The deceased software engineers, many of them girls, were said to have joined the software company recently and planned for a pilgrimage to in Maharashtra for the weekend.

image
Business Standard
177 22

Upgrade To Premium Services

Welcome User

Business Standard is happy to inform you of the launch of "Business Standard Premium Services"

As a premium subscriber you get an across device unfettered access to a range of services which include:

  • Access Exclusive content - articles, features & opinion pieces
  • Weekly Industry/Genre specific newsletters - Choose multiple industries/genres
  • Access to 17 plus years of content archives
  • Set Stock price alerts for your portfolio and watch list and get them delivered to your e-mail box
  • End of day news alerts on 5 companies (via email)
  • NEW: Get seamless access to WSJ.com at a great price. No additional sign-up required.
 

Premium Services

In Partnership with

 

Dear Guest,

 

Welcome to the premium services of Business Standard brought to you courtesy FIS.
Kindly visit the Manage my subscription page to discover the benefits of this programme.

Enjoy Reading!
Team Business Standard