On Thursday, 14 people died in a road accident in Pratapgarh district of Uttar Pradesh after a car rammed into a parked truck on the Prayagraj-Lucknow Highway. All the deceased were returning by a Mahindra Bolero car after attending a wedding ceremony in Sheikhpur village. Of the 14 people who died, 6 were children. It took almost two hours for the police to pull out the dead bodies from the car. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has expressed grief over the accident and assured assistance to the victims.