The ill-fated incident occurred around 8.15 am near Shakarpur area in east Delhi. The low-floor DTC bus first hit another parked DTC bus then climbed onto the pavement and struck an electric pole. After coming back onto the road, it hit a woman and injured dozens.

"Joginder, the driver of the bus, was arrested for rash and negligent driving," said the police official. The victim, a resident of Trilokpuri in east Delhi, died on the spot. The injured were sent to a nearby hospital for treatment.


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