Dispur: At least 10 people died and several others were injured in a collision between a bus and a tempo traveller on NH-37 in Demow, Sibsagar district in Assam, on Monday.

All those injured have been admitted to a hospital nearby.

It is a developing story, more details are awaited.

In an earlier incident, 7 family members from Karnataka’s Dharwad district died in an accident on Pune-Bengaluru Highway near Kashil village in Maharashtra. The location of the accident was the Kolhapur-Satara stretch of the Bengaluru-Pune National Highway No 4. Of the seven who died, three were children, two men and two were women. While six people died on the spot, a three-year-old child who is the seventh victim succumbed to injuries at a hospital.