Kishtwar minibus accident: eight bodies recovered, several passengers missing

Srinagar, Publish Date: Sep 14 2018

At least eight passengers died and several others went missing in a road accident in Kishtwar district of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday.

Reports said that a minibus (registration number JK17 0662) skidded off the road and rolled down into Chenab river at Thakrie in Kishtwar district around 9:55 am.

An official said that eight bodies have been recovered so far during the search operation launched by the Jammu and Kashmir Police along with the locals.

He said twenty-five people were on board when the mishap took place.