SP leader killed in car-train collision in Jaunpur
Uttar Pradesh state minister rank SP leader Satai Yadav was killed on the spot when his car dashed against a passenger train at an unmanned railway crossing at Gaura Badshahpur in the district today.
Police sources here confirmed that Yadav, his gunner and driver were killed in the accident.
The accident occurred near Yadav's village when his car collided with the Aurihar-Jaunpur passenger train at an unmanned railway crossing at Khalsaha village.
After the accident, irate mob blocked the rail track and demonstrated against the railway authorities.
Senior district and railway officials have rushed to the spot.
(Posted on 19-05-2014)