Bus in India fell into a gorge: 35 dead

PHOTO : “the World 24” / Svetlana Rodina,

ASIA

In India a passenger bus fell off a mountain road into a gorge, killing at least 35 people, reports channel “MIR 24”.

The death toll in road accident in Jammu and Kashmir has risen to 35 people, at least 17 injured, reports ANI.

The incident occurred early in the morning when the bus was heading from the village of Keshwan in district Kishtwar. According to preliminary information, the driver lost control on a difficult stretch of road.

At the scene the rescue work continues. Police are investigating the incident.

June 20, in India a crowded bus with schoolchildren and students of the College fell of the cliff. 43 people were killed and over 30 injured.

Every year the victims of road accidents in India are more than 100 thousand people, 400 thousand receive injuries of varying severity.

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