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12 Dead, 20 injured as Bus Falls into Gorge in Udhampur

Rescue operations underway at the site where a bus fell into a gorge in Jammu and Kashmir
Rescue operations underway at the site where a bus fell into a gorge in Jammu and Kashmir's Udhampur district on Jan 15, 2016. At least nine people were killed and 15 injured in the accident.

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5 Dariya News (Rouf Pampori)

Udhampur , 15 Jan 2016

Twelve people died and at least 30 others were injured, when a bus they were travelling in rolled down into a deep gorge in Udhampur district of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday.The passenger bus, which was on its way to Udhampur from Basantgarh, skidded off the road and rolled down into the gorge at keya in the district, reports said.“In the mishap, 12 people have died and 30 others received injuries”, they said.Meanwhile, the injured have been hospitalized at Sub-District Hospital Ramnagar and the critically injured were airlifted to Government Medical College (GMC) hospital in Jammu

The deceased have been identified as Sunita Kumari (40 yrs) w/o Daleep Singh r/o Blota- chigla, Sadhu Ram (70 yrs) S/o Sunder R/O Keya, Om Parkash (25 yrs) S/O Jagdish Chand R/O Rasli-Gader, Ashok Kumar(45 yrs) S/o Govind Ram R/o Udhampur, Des raj(48 yrs) S/O Munshi Ram r/o Keya, Hukum Chand(35 yrs) s/o Jodh mal r/o Basantgarh, Neelam Kumari(22 yrs) w/o Amit Gupta r/o Basantgarh,   Sudesh Kumar (38 years) S/o Kundi Ram, R/O Dehari, Radhu Devi (3 yrs) D/O Gandhi r/o Udhampur and  Mohinder Kumar(30 yrs) driver s/o Rattan Lal r/o Kirmu.

The critically injured have been identified as Sham Parsad (26 yrs) s/o Om dutt R/O chatrari,Arshad Hussain(26) s/o Rukam din r/o B’garh, Duni Chand(71) s/o Punnu r/o Chatrari,Narinder Singh(12) s/o Swarn Singh r/o Panara ,Mohan Lal (27) s/o Suraj Parkash r/o Prey, Yashpaul(18) s/o Hem Raj r/o Rasli Gaderan, Balbir Singh(14) s/o Tara Chand r/o Balota, Jaitun Begum(27) w/o Abdul Rashid r/o Lodra, Rakesh Singh(24) s/o Hukum Singh r/o Kogarmarh, Bimla devi (30)w/o Bittu Ram r/o Latti Dhuna, Khem Raj(12) s/o Duni Chand r/o Chatrari, Chhatto(67) s/o Mania r/o Laddana, Gul Mohammad (45) s/o Akbar r/o Sang, Sunita Kumari(35) w/o Kewal r/o Kadwa, Seema w/o Gandhi r/o Udhampur,Ashok Kumar(27) s/o Khinu Ram r/o Laddana, Artish Kumar(32) s/o Dhani Ram r/o Joffer,Rekha devi (34) w/o Kirpal r/o Joffer,Hans raj(35) s/o Chandu r/o Incha, Reva(30) w/o Artish Kumar r/o Joffer.Other passengers sustained injuries but are stable have been identified as Mohd Rafiq(26) w/o Saraj Din r/o Joffer, Rangesh Singh(21) s/o Kirpal Singh r/o Joffer, Subhash Chander(22) s/o Prem Singh r/o Joffer, Jeevan Kumar(22) s/o Suram Chand r/o Laddana, Sudesh Singh(46) s/o Anant Ram r/o Balota, Sunita devi(40) w/o Yog Raj r/o Chatrari, Guddi Devi (27) w/o Kuldeep Kumar R/O Lehar, Meenakshi (20)w/o Sushil Kumar r/o Ramnagar, Amit Kumar(32) s/o Madan Lal R/O B’garh and Balban Singh(19) s/o Suram chand r/o B’garh. (GNS)





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