Kasaragod: At least six persons were killed and several other members of a wedding party injured on Sunday when their bus ploughed into an uninhabited house near Panathoor area in Rajapuram, Kasargod, reported news agencies.Also Read - Rise in Covid-19 Cases: Will Karnataka Schools be Closed Again? Here's What State Minister Said

Police said all the passengers were from Karnataka and were proceeding to Panathoor Ellukochi when the accident took place at 11.30 am. Also Read - Karnataka: Another 38 Covid Cases Detected in Chikkamagalur’s Residential School, Tally Reaches 107

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Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan expressed his condolences and said that that medical facilities have been set up for the injured.

“There were about 70 people on the bus. Out of 44 being treated, 33 people are undergoing treatment at Kanhangad district hospital. Five died at Putankal Taluk Hospital and one person breathed last at Kanhangad district hospital,” said Kasaragod District Collector.