Tragedy

69 killed, 132 injured this year in road accidents in JK

Jammu: Ten major road accidents in Jammu and Kashmir have resulted in the death of 69 persons and injuries to 132 this year, so far, officials said on Monday.
According to Press Trust of India, fifty-five people lost their lives and 56 others were injured in five accidents in the past 24 days.

While 35 persons were killed and 17 others injured in an accident in Kishtwar on Monday, 11 students were killed and seven others injured when a bus fell into a deep gorge off Mughal Road in Shopian district on June 27.

Similarly, 18 persons were injured in a mishap in Kishtwar district on June 22. Nine persons were killed in Leh on June 8 when their vehicle rolled down near Chang La pass.

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