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17 killed in minibus accident in Kanpur

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At least 16 people have been killed when a minibus collided with a JCB loader in the Indian state of Kanpur. Five more people were injured in the crash on Tuesday, June 6 at night.

This information is known in a report of Indian media NDTV.

Kanpur Range Inspector General of Police Mohit Agarwal said, "The accident took place in Sachendi area of ​​Kanpur on the way from Delhi to Lucknow."

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has expressed deep grief over the accident. He has announced compensation of two lakh rupees to the families of those killed in the accident.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced that the Prime Minister's National Relief Fund will provide Rs 200,000 each to the families of those killed in the Kanpur accident and Rs 50,000 to the injured. The announcement was made in a tweet from the Prime Minister's Office on Tuesday.

In an NDTV report, Narendra Modi expressed his condolences to the families of those killed in the accident. He wished speedy recovery to all those injured in the accident.

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