As many as 40 people died and over 20 were injured as a Telangana State Road Transport Corporation bus fell off the Ghat road near Kondagattu in Jagityal district of Telangana on Tuesday. The accident took place almost at the end point of the Ghat road. The injured were shifted to the hospitals in Karimnagar and Jagityal. Telangana Chief Minister KCR has announced ex-gratia of Rs 5 lakhs to the family members of victims. AP CM Chandrababu Naidu and Minister Nara Lokesh has expressed grief over the incident.