Three children and a bus driver lost their life when a school bus collided with a pickup van in Hoshiarpur. It is said that almost 12 children have suffered injuries. The incident occurred in morning; the bus was carrying 20 children and was on their way to Dasuya Cambridge School.
According to a report, an eyewitness said that the bus was damaged and children were crying, screaming for help. He tried to pull them out through the windows and they were then rushed to a hospital by villagers on scooters, tractor trollies, cars etc
Surabhi and Anirudh, twins aged seven, and 11-year-old Tanisha lost their lives.