11 killed as tractor, truck collide in West Bengal

November 12th, 2008 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS  

Kolkata, Nov 12 (IANS) At least 11 people were killed and 15 injured Wednesday when a tractor and a truck collided in West Bengal’s Burdwan district, police said.The accident took place in Maltipur and the injured have been admitted to hospital, Inspector General of Police (law and order) Raj Kanojia told IANS.

Those travelling in the tractor were members of a farmers and workers’ union and they were going to the local block development office, an official added.

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