Passenger vehicle on way to Gurez falls in gorge, casualties feared

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A tata sumo vehicle carrying passengers from Bandipora in north Kashmir to border town of Gurez fell into a deep gorge near Tragbal on Bandipora-Gurez road.

Reports said that five people are feared dead in the accident. The exact number of passengers on board the vehicle could not be ascertained.

An official at the Bandipora Police Control Room told The Kashmir Walla that the police has reached on the spot but there is no contact with the officials. “The mobile connectivity is bad in the area, we don’t have any more details yet,” an official said.

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