The bus was going from Shikarpur in Nadia district to Malda.
At least 36 people, including 10 women, were killed when a state roadways bus fell into the Ghogra canal breaking the railing of a bridge in Murshidabad district on Monday, the police said.
Civilians started assaulting officials and attacking police vans in irritation for their late arrival.
Police lobbed teargas shells and baton-charged the protesters. The state government announced Rs 5 lakh compensation to the families of the deceased and Rs 50,000 compensation to the injured.
Primary investigations suggest the driver lost control of the vehicle, the police said. The bodies have been sent for post-mortem at Murshidabad Medical College. The rescued passengers alleged that the accident took place due to the negligence of the driver.
Hundreds of villagers as well as anxious relatives of the passengers gathered on the canal banks as four cranes were pressed into service to fish out the bus submerged in the water.
Murshidabad district magistrate P Ulaganathan said that 25 bodies have been identified so far.
Nine injured passengers were admitted to BMCH.
Sources revealed that forensic tests would be undertaken to determine whether the there was any technical glitch that might have caused the accident.
Meanwhile, NDTV quoted Transport Minister Subhendu Adhikari as saying: "We have no confirmation of the number of people in the bus when it plunged into the water.Some are saying 25, others 50".
Expressing grief over the accident, West Bengal Governor K N Tripathi today urged people to join the Safe Drive, Save Life campaign of the state government. There were also claims that the driver was speaking on his mobile phone.
"We had completed handing over the bodies to family members by midnight", she said, referring to the 36 bodies pulled out yesterday.
He was reportedly found dead close to where he lived, weeks before he was due to be jailed over child pornography charges. The late actor's Glee costars and crew members took to social media on Tuesday to react to his death .
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The State Department on Monday said the sanctions have already denied the Kremlin of billions of dollars in defense revenue. USA probes of Russian interference in the 2016 election have cast a long shadow over the first year of Trump's presidency.
The Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attack on Monday, according to the militant group's Amaq news agency. But SIGAR insists it was originally told the information could not be made public.
The first lady has not addressed any of the reports about her, her husband or Daniels and it's highly unlikely that she will. The East Wing's communications director Stephanie Grisham when asked if the first lady would attend said: "That is the plan".
Shares in U.S. health insurers UnitedHealth, Anthem and Cigna Corp all fell over 5% in early trading following the announcement. Also playing a factor in the market's reaction is the significant size of the companies involved in the three-way partnership.
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South Korean giant Samsung that now provides OLED panels for $999 iPhone X will also be hit as its orders will also be affected. The iPhone X is the company's most advanced smartphone yet but it also comes with a staggering price tag.
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The new Santa Fe is expected to be officially revealed in March, 2018, with sales commencing locally by the middle of the year. If the passenger in the back seat tries to get out of the auto without noticing an approaching vehicle an alarm will sound.
It didn't release further details citing federal privacy laws, including the reason for the suspension and its duration. North Carolina has suspended former Gray Collegiate standout Jalek Felton, the school announced Tuesday.
It remains unclear whether his status for next weekend's Super Bowl meeting with the Philadelphia Eagles is affected. Come Sunday, however, all signs point to Gronkowski playing, and that's good news for the Patriots .
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The 76 people were determined to be from Mexico, Honduras, El Salvador, and Guatemala, according to a news release. Tractor-trailer smuggling is not all too uncommon and is in fact one of the trends that is affecting our border.
The constitutional court also said he must get permission to attend the session, however it is not clear whether he will seek it. However, he wants to rule the region, after making a deal to lead a separatist coalition, following elections last month.
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It still requires approval by the Senate and a signature from Polish President Andrzej Duda, which is likely. Poland has long insisted it was blameless and the death camps were run entirely by occupying German forces.
Brady's fans - and the station itself - quickly condemned the remark, but it wasn't fully addressed on-air until Monday morning. WEEI's Alex Reimer was heard referring to Brady's 5-year-old daughter Vivian as an "annoying little pissant" last Thursday.