Bus accident in Singapore sparks riot

Last Updated: Mon, Dec 09, 2013 09:24 hrs

At least 27 people have been arrested in Singapore after hundreds of people took part in a riot that was sparked by the death of an Indian national here, reports said.

The riot broke out on Sunday after a 33-year-old man was smashed under a private bus in Indian district of Singapore called Little India.

A crowd of around 400 people set fire to vehicles and clashed with police.

People were seen smashing the windscreen of the bus while the victim remained trapped under the vehicle.

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