Kishtwar accident: Death toll reaches 31
Jammu: 31 people were killed while as several others are injured when a minibus they were travelling in met with an accident in Kishtwar on Monday.
Reports said that, the minibus under bearing number (JK17-6787) on way to Kishtwar from Keshwan overturned near Sirgwari and fell into a deep gorge, resulting in on the spot death of the 28 people and injuries to 11 other persons who were shifted to hospital by people and police teams which were rushed to eavacuate the injured soon after getting information about the accident.
Three other people succumbed to injuries before being admitted to the hospital.
Deputy Commissioner Kishtwar Angrez Singh Rana told that 31 people have died and seven people are injurued.