One individual was killed and 39 others have been injured in a bus accident in Himachal Pradesh’s Mandi district on Monday, a state catastrophe administration official mentioned.
The Himachal Highway Transport Company (HRTC) bus crashed right into a retaining wall alongside a mountain street on the Kenchi Extra close to Pandoh Dam, in accordance with info acquired from the Mandi District Emergency Operation Centre.
The driving force of the bus was killed, the official mentioned, including that it was going from Manali to Shimla. The injured have been admitted to the zonal hospital in Mandi.
Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur visited the hospital to investigate concerning the well being of the injured and warranted that the state authorities would offer them finest well being care facility. Mandi Deputy Commissioner Arindam Choudhary apprised that speedy monetary reduction was supplied to subsequent of kin of deceased and the injured folks.