Shimla: One person was on Monday killed in a bus accident near Namhol in Bilaspur district, news agency ANI reported. Further, 18 people who had sustained injuries were shifted to a hospital in Bilaspur.

It is a developing story and more details are awaited.

In an earlier incident, at least three people died and 10 others were injured after a minibus carrying 14 people traveling from Kasumpti, Shimla to Rohru met with an accident. The incident took place on the bridge near Chhaila Bazar around 7.30 PM. Himachal Pradesh Education Minister Suresh Bhardwaj’s brother Nitya Nand also died in the mishap.