Bus catches fire in Kazakhstan, 52 killed

  • As per the reports of Kazakh Interior Ministry, 52 Uzbeks have been killed as a bus caught fire in Kazakhstan. Five people managed to rescue their lives and were attended immediately by rescue workers. The accident took place in the Irgiz district of Aktobe region on Thursday. According to the reports of local media, the bus was carrying Uzbek citizens to/from Russia along the Samara- Shymkent route. The route is frequently used by people to travel Russia. The cause of the fire is still unclear.