A bus carrying passengers from Loran slipped off the track and fell into a gorge at Palera early Saturday morning. The bus was headed to Poonch district in Jammu and Kashmir.
The DDC Poonch, Rahul Yadav confirmed the casualty, “Death of 11 persons have been reported and 34 persons injured are being treated at several hospitals. The provision for air ambulance has been arranged in the remote area”.
As soon the as the accident took place, the rescue personnel rushed to the spot and started the rescue operation.
While the initial reports suggest that the bus while trying to take a turn lost control and fell into the gorge.