A nightmare that haunts her
The Hindu Hyderabad|September 09, 2019
A nightmare that haunts her
Farm worker, who suffered multiple fractures in the accident, struggles to meet post-surgery expenses
Maari Ramu

Her heart starts pounding whenever she hears the rumbling of a Road Transport Corporation (RTC) bus.

Golakonda Vijaya, 46, stands still as a bus passes by her house. An RTC bus plying on the same route killed her three-month pregnant daughter while leaving her crippled with multiple fractures a year ago at Kondagattu. “Others might have forgotten that horrific bus accident, but I cannot withstand even that whirring of the bus,” she says as tears run down her cheeks.


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September 09, 2019