Jammu:In a tragic road accident at least two passengers were killed and twenty one others sustained injuries out of them some suffered critical injuries when a Min bus in which they were travelling skidded off the road and rolled down about 100 feet into a deep gorge at Balwas near Bhagwah under the jurisdiction of Police Station Doda of the mountainous district of Doda this morning at about 07:30 AM .
Reports said that ill- fated vehicle bearing registration No: JK12-1169 carrying passengers was on its way from Doda to Bhagwah when the mishap occurred .The driver of the ill -fated Mini-Bus lost his control over the vehicle due to which it rolled down into a deep gorge resulting in on spot death of two persons and injuries to 21 others .
Soon-after receiving the information about the accident, contingent of Police personnel rushed to the spot and started rescue operation. The occupants of the vehicle have been evacuated and rushed to district hospital Doda where two persons have been declared as brought dead .
The deceased have been identified as Gh. Nabi s/o Mohd Skinander r/o Chapra Dandal and Amir Suheel s/o Gul Mohd Khan r/o Chapnari
The critically wounded persons who have been Air lifted to Soura Medical College Srinagar for specialized treatment are ; Zia-ul Haq s/o Mohd Khalil r/o Doda, SShahid Hussain s/o Ab Qayoom r/o Kotla Begnari, Shamir Farhan d/o Master Tasadiq r/o Akarmabad , Kesar Singh s/o Omkar Singh r/o Manjmi Dessa and Nasir Majeed s/o Mohd Amin Sherwardy r/o Doda.
The other injured passengers who have been admitted in District Doda Hospital have been identified as ; Ranjit Singh s/o Bharat Singh r/o Pul Doda, Mohd Amin s/o Gul Mohd Zargar r/o Bhagwah , Mohd Muzamal s/o Khushi M ohd r/o Bhagwah , Mohd Kifayat s/o Mohd Sharief Khan r/o Akrambad , Sana Kumar s/o Jagdish r/o Chalwas Bhagwah , Sansari Devi w/o Rajesh Kumar r/o Chalwas Bhagwah, Karnail Singh s/o Prem Raj r/o Gardhi Bhagwah, Sakeena Bano d/o Gh. Mohd Parey r/o Menchar , Muneera Begum w/o Gh Mohd r/o Kotala Begrni , Ashiq Ali s/o Ab Majid Lone r/o Gurmul, Javedc Ahmed w/o Gh.Qadir Baht r/o Kuddhar , Rohita Raman s/o Jaget Singh r/o Begarni , Mohd Yousuf s/o Gh.Mohd Bhat r/o Zadan , Taseena Bano d/o Mohd Iqbal dar r/o kuddhar , Rajesh Kumar s/o Hans Raj Gupta r/o Doda , Muneera Akhther w/o Mohd Amin Bhat r/o Doda