In Ballia of Uttar Pradesh, as many as 45 people got injured as a State Road Transport Corporation bus dashed into a roadside tree.
The police and administration rushed to the spot upon hearing of the mishap.
It is suspected that the bus developed a technical glitch.
It then went on to ram into a roadside tree in the afternoon, as per preliminary findings of the police.
Police said that victims were going from Doharighat to Ballia for the holy dip in river Ganga on the occasion of ‘Kartik Purnima’.
The injured were rushed to a local hospital from where 30 were shifted to the district hospital, it was said.>