Around 60 children have reportedly been injured in a private school bus accident in the Perambalur district of Tamil Nadu.
The bus was proceeding towards the school after picking up students when the accident happened at 8.30am, police said.
According to reports, the driver while leading it to a lane from the Chennai bypass road lost control of the bus as it flipped over and plunged into a ditch. The bus driver was later arrested by the police from the accident site.
Out of the total injured, 27 children are said to have been hospitalized with serious injuries.