20-five victims of Kintampo incident have been laid to relaxation in a mass burial on Could 23, 2020.
The March 2020 incident remaining 31 travellers lifeless. Six had been discovered and buried by their family members. 7 other individuals who survived the accident were being also handled and discharged accordingly a lot less than 4- days right after the incident.
On Saturday, charred bodies of the remaining 25 folks who were being burnt beyond recognition have been buried. Islamic prayer known as Ṣalāt al-Janāzah was carried out for the deceased Muslims.
Nevertheless it is not permitted to observe that prayer at the graveyard, the Imam and handful of other people who congregated had no choice.
Christian and standard prayers had been also said for the deceased. This was vital due to the fact of authorities’ incapability to determine the bodies and conduct the needed prayer according to their beliefs.
Documents of the bodies are reported to have been saved intact and people testified their cherished ones were on board the cars that associated in the incident.
Divisional MTTD for Kintampo, DSP Frank Brobbey advises drivers to always just take a relaxation in just about every very long journey they embark on to assure the security of passengers.
DSP Brobbey further more emphasised the need to have for motorists to regard LI. 21 (88) which throws light on compulsory relaxation. He explained a write-up-mortem was carried out on the bodies in advance of a definitive determination was reached to lay them to rest.
Some of the kinfolk who had been at the burial ceremony bade farewell to the deceased kinds.
A single of them, James Musah who has considering that not been in a position to establish the charred human body of his wife was at the limited ceremony way too to fare her perfectly.
Monica Musah was travelling from Bawku to Kumasi when the incident occurred. She left driving 7 (7) young children with the husband.
Kintampo North Municipal Assembly in collaboration with security companies supervised the burial ceremony. Municipal Main Government, Michael Sarkodie Baffoe, also urged road customers to be careful not to repeat similar incidents alongside the road.
He described that there is an absolute dialogue into the regular vehicular incident on the stretch to discover a lasting resolution to it.
“I never want to go into spiritual dimensions. But if there is anything like that why not?” he requested, maintains that it is not his concern for now.
Mr Baffoe reported spiritual bodies in the municipality are vehemently praying to set up the bring about of the accident.
But there are options by the Nationwide Street Security Authority to ensure the safety of automobiles and drivers on the roadways. Officer in cost, Kwasi Agyenim Boateng exposed that his outfit would be stationing guys at lorry terminals to make sure some polices are obeyed.