18 die in Manipur road accidents
At least 18 people are feared dead in two separate road accidents on Monday in Manipur.
As police have reported, at least 40 persons have been admitted to hospital.
Ten persons were killed and 12 seriously injured in Senapati district as the moving bus fell into a gorge along National Highway 2.
Hospital authorities claim that the death rate could rise as some of the patients are critically injured.
In a yet another road accident, 8 persons have been found dead when the bus fell into the 300-metre deep gorge in Khongkhang.