10 people reported killed in Himachal

10 people reported killed in Himachal

Chamba (Himachal): Ten persons are reported to have been died on the spot while three sustained serious injuries when a Tempo Traveller rolled down the road near Mangla village on Khajjiar-Chamba highway this afternoon. Later, one of the injured died in the Zonal Hospital, Chamba.
Tourist vehicle was on its way to Chamba when it met with accident and fell into about 250 metre deep gorge. Receiving the information, officials of local administration and police alongwith medical team rushed to the spot and retrieved the bodies. Injured were admitted to Zonal Hospital Chamba.
Smt. Urmila Singh, Governor and Prof. Prem Kumar Dhumal, Chief Minister have expressed grief over the accident and conveyed condolences to the bereaved families.
Chief Minister directed the authorities to extend all possible help to the kin of deceased and disburse immediate relief.
Police has registered a case to ascertain the cause of accident.

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