8 dead after bus falls into pond

At least eight people died after a Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) bus fell into a dry pond in Hassan district of Karnataka on Saturday. Driver lost the control of the bus and toppled into a pond at 3 AM early morning. 48 passengers were onboard the bus, which left from Bengaluru. Five people died on the spot while three other succumbed to their injuries in the hospital.