March 27 - A bus crash near Sheikhupura in Punjab province in eastern Pakistan kills at least 20 people. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
(ROUGH CUT ONLY - NO REPORTER NARRATION) At least 20 passengers were killed and several others injured when a bus crashed near Sheikhupura in Punjab province, eastern Pakistan late on Monday (March 26), local media reported. Local media added that 55 passengers were on board and quoted witnesses saying the vehicle rolled several times before coming to a standstill. The bus was heading for Lahore, the capital of Punjab province. Road accidents are common in rural Pakistan, with bad roads and rules that are not strictly enforced. Over 30 students were killed in a school bus accident in the Chakwal district of Punjab province last year.