One killed, 44 injured in HRTC bus accident in Chamba

Chamba/August 13 (NG News)
One person was killed while 44 others suffered injuries after a HRTC bus fell into gorge in Teesa subdivision of Chamba district on Wednesday afternoon.

Police said that the incident took place near Bhanjraru-Sanwal at around 12.15 pm today when the HRTC bus was on its way to Sanwal from Chamba. “An eight year old is reported to have been killed in the accident while 44 others have suffered injuries in the accident. The injured were rushed to a nearby hospital from where 12 persons whose condition is said to be serious, have been referred to district hospital for medical treatment,” said the police.