Thailand: 20 workers killed due to fire on a bus

  • At least 20 people were killed and more than 3 injured due to fire on a bus which was carrying Myanmar migrant workers. The bus was taking them from a Thai border town to Bangkok. The blaze occurred around 1:30 a.m. at night on Friday. There were 47 people on the bus and around 27 people managed to escape the fire who were sitting in the front seats while remaining were trapped inside.