Monday, 21 July 2014

12 killed, over 20 injured as bus falls into ravine in Kshmir

At least 16 people were killed and over 20 others were injured Monday when a speeding bus fell into a ravine in Azad Kashmir’s Mirpur area.

The ill-fated bus with some 60 people on board skidded off a mountain highway and plunged into the ravine in Mirpur city of Kashmir.

The over-speeded bus was carrying passengers from Samahni to Mirpur area when the driver lost control over the vehicle, which fell into the ravine.

Police ad rescue workers reached at the site and retrieved the people from the destroyed bus with the help of local volunteers.

The injured people have been shifted to Mirpur hospital where several of them are said to be in critical condition.

Police has started an investigation into the incident.

Monday 21 July 2014


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