Chief Minister Urgent Orders for Administration
Chief Minister Eknath Shinde learned about the accident which happened on the Gangapur ST bus near Akkalkot this morning. The administration was instructed to immediately transfer injured passengers to Akkalkot or nearby hospitals and arrange for appropriate treatment. As soon as the Chief Minister learned of the accident, he took information from the ST Corporation and the police and gave instructions to make arrangements for the injured as well as the other passengers.
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ST overturned, 35 passengers injured
This morning around 10:30 a.m., a major accident took place when this ST overturned near the Deshmukh farm on the Akkalkot – Maindargi road. No less than 70 passengers traveled in this ST. Among them, more than 35 passengers were injured. Among them, 30 patients have been transferred to Solapur Government Hospital, other patients are undergoing treatment at Akkalkot Rural Hospital and two are undergoing treatment at a private Akkalkot Hospital.
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Briefing of MPP Sachin Kalyanshetty to Chief Minister
After the accident, MPP Sachin Kalyanshetty called Chief Minister Eknath Shinde and informed him about the accident. The chief minister promised to help those injured in the crash. District collectors were also instructed to immediately visit the injured and submit information. Akkalkot MP Sachin Kalyanshetty informed that the Chief Minister had promised to hold a meeting soon to settle the issue regarding trauma care.
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