Dumka (Jharkhand), Oct 11 (PTI) Two persons, including a woman, were killed and nine others injured when a bus they were travelling in overturned in Kathikund of Dumka district today, police said.

The accident happened under the jurisdiction of Kathikund police station when the bus was travelling to Pakur from Dumka, said Deputy Superintendent of Police Ashok Kumar Singh.

The deceased were identified as Sanjay Verma (45) and Jasashwari Devi (60), he said, adding all the injured passengers were taken to a primary health centre in Kathikund.

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