In Embassy of Russia in India don’t know any Russians among the victims in the accident

© AP Photo / Rafiq MaqboolМашина ambulance in India. Archival photoIn Embassy of Russia in India don’t know any Russians among the victims in the accident© AP Photo / Rafiq Maqbool

The Russian Embassy in new Delhi has no information on possible casualties among the Russians after the fall into the river the tourist bus in the Indian state of Kerala in southern India, told RIA Novosti head of the consular Department of the Embassy Mikhail Vorobiev.

«Such information to us did not arrive», — he said.

As reported earlier, local news Agency PTI, a bus with tourists, EN route Bangalore — Thalassery, fell into the river Perimeter in the South of India. The cause of the accident, according to the preliminary version, became careless driving. The bus driver drove onto the bridge at high speed, but lost control, causing the bus rammed the railing and fell into the water. According to PTI, the victims were three people.

It is noted that all the victims were taken to the nearest medical facilities. Some of them are in critical condition. The police establishes the circumstances of the incident. The driver of the bus after discharge from the hospital were arrested, the Agency said.

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