Eleven Amarnath pilgrims were killed and 35 injured after a bus they were travelling on met with an accident and fell into a gorge on Srinagar-Jammu highway near Banihal on Sunday.
An official said that a bus, bearing registration number JK02Y 0594, was heading towards Srinagar when it rolled down into a gorge near an army camp in Nachilana area of Banihal in Ramban district.
Eleven pilgrims were killed in the mishap, he said, adding that the injured were shifted to a local hospital for treatment.
He said that an Air Force chopper is being used to airlift the seriously injured pilgrims.
10 Amarnath pilgrims killed, 35 injured as vehicle carrying them falls into gorge on Jammu-Srinagar National Highway in Ramban district.
More details are awaited…..