Jammu: Narrow escape for five passengers as vehicle overturns


Five persons were injured after a taxi they were travelling in turned turtle near Bimina village of Desa area of Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday.

Reports said a vehicle (registration number JK06-5839) carrying five persons including the driver was on its way to Dessa from Bimina when the accident took place near near Bimina village, 25 Km from Doda town.

“Police along with locals immediately reached the spot and rescued all the passengers from the ill-fated vehicle and shifted them to District Hospital Doda, where their condition is said to be stable,” said DySP HQ Iftkhar Ahmed.


The injured were identified as Des Raj (60) Son of Neelkanth and his wife Shirjan Devi (59) Resident of Shingri Dessa, Jaswant Singh (38) Son of Fulel Singh Resident of Shingri Dessa, Roshan Din (28) Son of Mohd Shafi and Shams Din (25) Son of Kala Gujjar Resident of Hill, Dessa.

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