At least seven children were killed along with the driver of the school van after it collided with a bus at Birsinghpur in Madhya Pradesh’s Satna district on Sunday. Also Read - Madhya Pradesh Liquor Baron Doles Out Money For 180-seater Plane Just to Fly 4 People to Delhi

“As per reports, at least seven school children travelling in the school van and its driver were killed in the accident,” Satna district Superintendent of Police (SP) Santosh Singh Gaur told PTI. Also Read - Madhya Pradesh Imposes Rs 2,000 Fine on Migrant Workers And Others Violating Home Quarantine Amid COVID-19

The deceased children were students of Lucky Convent School in Birsinghpur, police said.

Senior police and government officials, including Collector Rahul Jain, have rushed to the spot to take stock of the situation.

Further details are awaited.