Himachal: 7 killed, 10 badly injured when a train full of passengers fell into a ditch in Kullu
In Kullu, Himachal, a bus suddenly went out of control while climbing a hill and fell into a gorge. A total of 17 people, including the driver, were on the bus at the time of the accident. Seven of these people died on the spot. While the remaining ten people are in critical condition.
A tragic accident took place in the Kullu district of Himachal Pradesh. Seven people were killed and 10 others were injured when a tourist vehicle fell off a cliff. The injured have been admitted to a nearby hospital in critical condition, where they are in critical condition. The accident took place on NH 305 in the Ghiyagi area of Banjar Valley of Kullu district on Sunday night. As soon as the information was received, the police and administration reached the spot and started relief work.
Regarding this accident, Kullu Deputy Commissioner Ashutosh Garg said that the final report of this accident has not come yet. He said that according to the information so far, around 8.30 pm on Sunday night, a bus carrying 17 passengers was climbing the hill. The bus had climbed the entire climb when suddenly the driver lost control of the bus. After that, she started rolling. The bus overturned and fell straight into a deep gorge.
As soon as the information about this incident was received, the police team with the help of local people engaged in relief and rescue work. At present, all the injured have been evacuated from the ditch and taken to the nearest hospital. It is being told that the condition of all the injured is said to be critical. Some of the injured have been kept in ICU.
SP Gurdev Singh said that a total of seven people have been confirmed dead in this accident. The condition of the rest is said to be critical. There were a total of 17 people on this bus including the driver. Police and Home Guard personnel have started relief work. Efforts are on to get the bus out of the ditch. SP Sharma said that at present five bodies have been seized by the police. Five injured have been shifted to the zonal hospital in Kullu and five are undergoing treatment at the local hospital in Banjar. The police team is investigating the spot, the dead will be taken to Banjara Hospital for post-mortem.