In yet another horrific incident, at least 26 people were injured after a bus they were travelling in turned turtle in the Battal Ballian area along the national highway in Jammu and Kashmir’s Udhampur district. The accident occurred in the wee hours of Saturday.
According to the reports, the bus was coming from Jammu en route to Doda district when at Battal Ballian it skidded and overturned on-road, injuring several people. As per the reports, the bus was registered as JK02BP 4355.
The officials stated that all the injured in the accident have been taken to a nearby medical facility in Udhampur, while six injured have been referred to a government hospital in Jammu.
The injured have been identified as 25-years old Jalal ud Din, 55-years old Sapoora Begum, 4-years-old Shahzad Ahmed, 34-years-old Arshad Hussain, 50-years-old Akhter Hussain, 34-years-old Fatima Begum, 42-years-old Ranjana, 55-years-old Ghulam Hussain, 32-years-old Muneer Ahmed, 40-years-old Koshal Kumar, 30-years-old Farooq Ahmed, 21-years-old Mohd Ashfaq, 22-years-old Mohd Irfan, 18-years-old Muneer Ahmed, 35-years-old Bibi Begum, 31-years old Mohd Shafi, 18-years-old Rehmat Ali, 14-years-old Shakeena, 18-years-old Roshan Bibi, 17-years-old Nazia, 40-years-old Iqbal Bano, 18-years-old Shakura, 20-years-old Mohd Arshad, 21-years-old Mohd Sartaj, 28-years-old Taj Mohd, and 16-years-old Parveen Akhter.
More details are awaited.