Several killed following bus and van accident in Jaffna

Several people were killed in Jaffna following an accident involving a bus and a van.

The police said that at least 11 people were confirmed dead so far.

The accident occurred when the passenger bus collided head on with the van which was transporting a group of pilgrims to Jaffna from the south.

Police said the dead included 4 women.



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  1. Time and again people have been warned about drivers falling sleep whilst driving. Driving immediately after a heavy meal results in sleep. It is a great tragedy. . RMV is responsible for not guiding drivers and passengers in safe driving.


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