Sangrur: 4 children died and few others injured as school bus catches fire

Sangrur, February 15: Four children died and a few others got injured as their school bus caught fire at Longowal in Sangrur district on Saturday.

The bus was carrying 12 students.

Sources said there were four deaths though there was no official word on the death toll. 

Deputy Commissioner Ghanshyam Thori said he had sent the Sangrur SDM and tehsildar to the spot.

SSP Sandeep Garg also sent a police team to the school for investigation.

Sangrur civil hospital authorities have deputed a team of doctors to provide treatment to the injured.

Details are awaited.

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