Shimla, Mar 1: A bus carrying 25 passengers rolled down a cliff in Rohru Tehsil of Shimla district in Himachal Pradesh on Thursday. As per the latest reports, no casualties have been reported as of yet. Meanwhile, more details are awaited. Also Read - HPBOSE 10th Revaluation Result 2020: New Scores Out at hpbose.org; Here's How to Check
In a similar incident, the driver of a private bus was killed while 58 passengers, including bus conductor, were left injuries when a Trifalghat-Sundernagar bound bus fell into a gorge at Galuhar Mor in Mandi district on Wednesday. Also Read - Coronavirus in Himachal Pradesh: 2 Top BJP Leaders, Including ex-CM Dhumal, in Home Quarantine
The bus driver, identified as Ami Chand of Chanol village of Mandi, died on the spot. Meanwhile, the injured were rushed to the hospital. According to eyewitnesses, the bus (HP31B- 4425), which had nearly 40 seats, was overloaded. Also Read - Unlock 3.0 in Himachal Pradesh: State Extends Lockdown in Containment Zones Till August 31, No Night Curfew | Details Here
The Mandi deputy commissioner had announced an ex-gratia of Rs 2.7 lakh to the kin of deceased and injured as an immediate relief.