7 medical students, including Maharashtra BJP MLA's son, killed in car crash

Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced Rs. 2 lakh each from PMNRF for the next of kin of those who have lost their lives in the accident near Selsura, Maharashtra. Injured to be given Rs. 50,000.

7 medical students, including Maharashtra BJP MLA's son, killed in car crash
7 medical students, including Maharashtra BJP MLA's son, killed in car crash . Courtesy: ANI

Wardha: Seven medical students,  including BJP MLA Vijay Rahangdale's son Avishkar Rahangdale, died after their car fell from a bridge near Selsura around 11.30 pm on Monday. All of them were students of Sawangi Medical College in Wardha. 

The deceased Avishkar Rahangdale's father BJP MLA Vijay Rahangdale represents Tirora constituency in the Maharshtra Assembly. 

The deceased  were on their way to Wardha, according to Prashant Holkar, Superintendent of Police, Wardha. 

Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced Rs. 2 lakh each from PMNRF for the next of kin of those who have lost their lives in the accident near Selsura, Maharashtra. Injured to be given Rs. 50,000.

"Pained by the loss of lives due to an accident near Selsura in Maharashtra. In this hour of sadness, my thoughts are with those who have lost their loved ones. I pray that those injured are able to recover soon," PM Modi said.