Vehicle falls into gorge in Himachal Pradesh, 10 tourists killed

Ten others were injured in the accident that took place at 8:30 pm on Sunday in Ghiyaghi in Banjar subdivision.

AgenciesUpdated: Monday, September 26, 2022, 10:30 AM IST
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Vehicle falls into gorge in Himachal Pradesh, 10 tourists killed |

Shimla: Three students of the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Varanasi were among 10 tourists killed as a tempo traveller fell into a gorge in Himachal Pradesh's Kullu district, officials said on Monday.

Ten others were injured in the accident that took place at 8:30 pm on Sunday in Ghiyaghi in Banjar subdivision.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi also extended his condolences to the kin of the deceased; all possible help is being provided to the injured, tweeted PMO.

BJP MLA from Banjar Surender Shourie streamed a video on Facebook at 12.45 am on Monday, informing people about the accident.

The injured were first taken to Banjar hospital from where they have been referred to a Kullu hospital after being given first aid, he added.

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