Bengaluru: At least 12 people died after an auto-rickshaw collided with a bus in Karnataka’s Chintamani, news agency ANI reported on Wednesday. Around 20 people were injured in the incident. Also Read - Karnataka Govt Issues New COVID Guidelines as Cases Surge, Religious Gathering Banned, Wedding Guest Limit Capped | Full Directives

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In an earlier incident which took place in May, at least two passengers were killed and more than 20 injured as two buses rammed into each other on Mumbai-Pune highway. The incident took place in Khalapur district of Raigad, nearly two hours away from Mumbai.