Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that the victims of the accident in Nadia district of West Bengal were in great pain and wished the injured a speedy recovery.
At least 18 people were killed during a funeral when a vehicle collided with a parked truck in the district early Sunday morning, a police official said.
He said the victims included six women and a child
“The loss of life in a road accident in Nadia, West Bengal is very painful. My thoughts are with the grieving family. May the injured recover soon,” Prime Minister Modi tweeted.