11 Amarnath pilgrims killed as bus falls in gorge

amarntha.In a tragic accident, Eleven Amarnath pilgrims killed as the bus carrying Amarnath pilgrims skidded off the road and fell into deep gorge almost 100 feet down near Ramban.

11 Amarnath pilgrims have lost their lives and 31 injured in bus accident on Jammu-Srinagar National Highway, rescue operation by Army underway.

The spot where the accident was reported is Nachilana, 11 kms from Banihal on way to Ramban. Injured were admitted into local hospitals, The bus was carrying 42 pilgrims.

The bus is a state run STRC with registration number is JK02V-0594. The entire highway was disturbed because of the accident.