15 labours died in a fatal accident in Surat


Another devastating accident took place near Gujrat's Surat area when 15 laborers of Rajasthan ran over by a truck on Monday. The laborers were sleeping on a pavement of Kim-Mandvi road in surat.

According to the reports, the accident took place near Kosamba village. It was about 60km far from Surat. The truck driver lost control of the vehicle when a tractor coming from the opposite side. Then it hit the back of the tractor loaded with sugarcane and ran over the sleeping migrant laborers. There was a one-year-old girl too.

After this fatal incident Six others, including the driver and cleaner of the truck, who were injured immediately taken to Surat Municipal Corporation-run SIMMER Hospital. Among them, three persons who were critically injured were declared dead.12 people, including that one-year-old girl, died on the spot, stated police officials.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has declared Rs 2 lakh compensation to each deceased and Rs 50,000 each to those injured.

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