Terrible road accident in Joshimath, Uttarakhand, bus fell into ditch, 12 bodies recovered

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Road accident in Joshimath, Uttarakhand

A painful road accident has happened in Joshimath, Uttarakhand. The death of 12 people has been confirmed in this accident. Information has been received by the SDRF rescue team that action is being taken by the team to recover the dead bodies of 02 women and 10 men in the vehicle and bring them above the ditch. Searching has also been done inside and around the vehicle. Only the SDRF team is present below in the ditch. SDRF’s rescue work is going on. It is being told that the vehicle suddenly lost its balance on the Urgam-Palla Jakhola motorway of Joshimath block and fell into the ditch.

According to the information, relief and rescue work is being done. Efforts are on to rescue the trapped people. It has been told that the vehicle suddenly lost balance on the Urgam-Palla Jakhola motorway of Joshimath block and fell into a ditch.

Bodies of 2 women and 10 men recovered

Information has been received by the SDRF rescue team that action is being taken by the team to recover the dead bodies of 02 women and 10 men in the vehicle and bring them above the ditch. Searching has also been done inside and around the vehicle. Only the SDRF team is present below in the ditch. SDRF’s rescue work is going on.

CM Dhami expressed grief over the accident

Chief Minister Shri Pushkar Singh Dhami has condoled the vehicle accident on Urgam Pala Jakhola road under Joshimath tehsil of Chamoli. The Chief Minister spoke to the District Magistrate Chamoli on the phone and instructed to conduct relief and rescue work at a fast pace.

Instructions for assistance of Rs 2-2 lakh to the relatives of the deceased

The Chief Minister directed for a magisterial inquiry into the accident and to give Rs.2 lakh each to the next of kin of the deceased. Along with this, instructions were also given to ensure arrangements for free treatment of the injured in the accident. Under Joshimath tehsil of Chamoli, a vehicle has crashed after falling into a 250 meter deep gorge on the Urgam Palla Jakhola road.

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