Jammu and Kashmir: 10 killed, six injured after tempo falls into gorge in Reasi


Jammu: A vehicle carrying passengers skidded off and rolled rolled down into a 200-feet deep gorge in Jammu and Kashmir's Reasi district killing 10 people and injuring six others, police said on Wednesday.

The tempo fell into the gorge at the Chechi Nallah area in the Mahore belt of the district on Wednesday morning, Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Reasi, Tahi Sajad Bhat told PTI.

Representational image. AFP

Representational image. AFP

He said 10 people were killed and six others injured in the incident and a rescue operation has been launched.


The SSP said the injured are being shifted to the hospital and efforts are being made to recover the bodies.


Published Date: Aug 09, 2017 01:20 pm | Updated Date: Aug 09, 2017 02:44 pm



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