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Jammu: Bus falls into gorge; 55 killed

Mukhtar Ahmad in Srinagar | January 20, 2006 13:28 IST
Last Updated: January 20, 2006 19:31 IST

At least 55 people were killed and five injured, three of them critical,as a bus fell into a gorge at Saiganji village near Rajouri, 160 km north of Jammu, on Friday.

Police officials said the jam-packed bus, going from Darhal to Jammu, was on its way to Rajouri when the accident happened.

Senior police and district officials have rushed to the spot and those injured have been admitted to local hospitals.

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Overcrowded buses and unsafe, careless driving by callous, uncaring drivers are the norm in India. These sort of accidents must be welcome news for the ...

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