ARMY CARRY OUT RESCUE OPERATIONS AT RAMBAN

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In an ill-fated accident in the wee hours on 25 Apr 15, a Tavera regd No JK 02D 8876 going from Jammu towards Srinagar fell in Chenab river near Neera camp at milestone 146.5.  There were a total of 12 passengers including driver traveling in the vehicle. On receipt of information of the accident, two Rescue Columns of troops of Delta Force rushed to site immediately.  Six passengers who jumped out of the vehicle during accident were critically injured.  The injured were immediately evacuated to Ramban hospital by Rescue Column in coordination with civil police and local rescue team.

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unnamed (2) unnamed (1)At around 1145 hours the dead body of four other missing persons alongwith the vehicle was finally recovered.  In the meantime, a team of Army divers from Udhampur reached at site.  Search for other two missing persons by the diving team of Army still continues.