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11 dead, 14 injured after minibus rolls down into gorge in J&K’s Doda

Last Updated on October 28, 2021 at 1:13 pm

At least 11 persons are dead and many others injured after a mini bus travelling from Thathri to Doda fell into a gorge in Jammu and Kashmir’s Doda district today morning. 

The incident took place when a mini bus fell down on its way to Doda from Thathri and suddenly rolled down into a deep gorge along with river Chenab on Thathri-Doda road near Sui Gwari. 

The toll is likely to rise as many passengers are said to have been critically injured in the accident.

As per reports, minibus broke into pieces as it rolled down the mountainous slopes into the gorge, leading to death of eight persons and injuries to several others. SP of Doda said that the rescue operation is going on.