Banka: A Kanwariya was killed while 12 others were injured when a bus carrying them overturned near Divaria More in Bihar's Banka district during early Sunday, police said.

The Kanwariya was on his way to Deoghar in Jharkhand from Begusarai for offering prayers when the accident took place, the police said.

While the body of the deceased Ishwar Kant Prasad was brought to a government hospital for postmortem, four of the injured were admitted to Katoriya referral hospital where their condition is stated to be serious, sources said.

Rests of the injured have been admitted to a government hospital in Banka.

(Agencies)

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