J&K: 7 dead, 24 injured when the bus falls in the throat in Rajouri

JAMMU: Seven people died and 24 were injured, some of them critically, when a bus slid off the road and rolled into a deep throat on Thursday, police said.

The bus was heading to Jammu when the accident occurred in Siot-Lambari in the district of Rajouri, they said.

They said seven people died and 24 were injured in the accident.

They said some of the injured passengers were taken to the GMC hospital in Jammu for specialized treatment, adding that relief and rescue operations are under way.