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The accident happened at around 8.35 am.
Seven people died after their vehicle fell into a gorge in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kishtwar on Wednesday. 2 people have been injured in this accident. The police has given this information to the news agency PTI.
Police said that employees of Dhananduru Power Project were in this vehicle. As soon as it reached near Dachan area, the vehicle lost control and fell into the ditch. It was also raining heavily at that time.
Union Minister Jitendra Singh has also confirmed the incident. He said that every possible help is being provided by the administration.
Now see these two pictures after the accident…
After the accident, a crowd gathered on the spot and started helping to take the injured to the hospital.
Police said that 10 employees of Dhanduru Power Project were in this vehicle, out of which 7 died.
blind turn became the reason for the accident
Kishtwar Deputy Commissioner Devansh Yadav said that the accident took place at around 8.35 am. The driver lost control of the vehicle near Andha Mor in Dachan area. After this, the vehicle fell into a deep gorge several hundred feet deep. There were 10 people in the car. 6 people died on the spot in the accident. One person died in the hospital.
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