Bus falls into gorge; 1 out of 35 ITBP personnel dead in J&K
The injured personnel are under medical treatment in the nearby hospitalsAuthor : Sunaina
Jammu and Kashmir: A bus carrying 35 ITBP personnel fell into a gorge locally known as Khooni Nala in Jammu and Kashmir leaving 24 soldiers injured and 1 dead.
The rescued soldiers are now under medical treatment in the nearby hospitals.
“We have rescued 24 persons with injuries & 1 dead. We are evacuating seriously injured to Jammu via chopper. There were reportedly 35 persons travelling,” said DC Ramban.
The Khooni naala is infamous for such incidents in the past with a huge number of deaths around the area. It is a stretch of road one has to pass before going through the Banihal tunnel.