2 killed, 16 injured in a bus crash in Kalakot

2 killed, 16 injured in a bus crash in Kalakot

Jammu:  2 people were killed and 16 people including driver were seriously injured when a bus crashed  in Kalakot area of Rajouri on Sunday afternoon.

As per available information, mini bus ( JK-11/3006) was heading towards Mogala from Kalakot. When the bus reached Saroh (which is about 10 km from Kalakot), its brakes failed and the driver lost control over it and plunged into a gorge killing 2 people.

With the help of administration and local people the rescue operation was started and the injured were immediately taken to the District Hospital Kalalot.

The deceased , who were sibling , have been identified as Preeti, 8, and Arjun,10.

Governor N N Vohra has expressed his condolence to the families of people who were killed and injured in this tragic accident.

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