Supaul (Bihar): Eight persons were killed and 20 others injured when a bus in which they were travelling fell into a roadside ditch in Bihar's Supaul district.

The bus was on its way to Raniganj in Araria district from Triveniganj in Supaul when the driver lost control over the vehicle.

Eight persons were killed on the spot in the accident while the injured were admitted to a government hospital, officials said.