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20 killed, two injured as train hits autorickshaw in Bihar

Photograph for representational purposes only. (Photo: PTI/File)

Twenty people, including eight children, were killed on Monday when a speeding train rammed into a packed autorickshaw at a railway crossing between Semra and Sugauli stations in Bihar's East Champar

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