10 persons, including a 12-year-old boy, were injured after a minibus carrying Sabarimala devotees overturned. The incident took place in Laha at around 3.30 am.
Three of the injured persons were admitted to Kottayam Medical College Hospital and the rest were admitted to Pathanamthitta General Hospital. The minibus carried devotees from Erode who were returning after visiting Sabarimala. Sources said that the minibus went out of control, broke a protective fence on the road and overturned.