Jammu,30 May: 10 killed and 55 were injured after a bus carrying pilgrims to the Vaishno Devi skidded off a bridge and fell from the bridge in Jhajjar Kotli area of Jammu district, Jammu and Kashmir, officials said today.
DGP Dilbagh Singh meet with injured and said that two – three are critical.
The bus was on its way from Amritsar when the incident occurred on the Jammu-Srinagar national highway, near Jhajjar Kotli area, about 15 km from its destination Katra in Reasi district.
Katra is the base camp for Vaishno Devi pilgrims.
Those who were critically injured have been shifted to Government Medical College Jammu. 12 others have been admitted at the nearest Public health Centre (PHC),” as per Deputy Commissioner (DC) Jammu Avny Lavasa