Doda- Jammu and Kashmir: Eight people were killed in a road accident near Thatri town in Doda district in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, according to Union Minister of State Jitendra Singh. "I just spoke with Doda Vikas Sharma, the District Collector. The injured are being tken to Doda's Government Medical College. Any additional assistance that is required will be provided " the Minister said.
A mini bus travelling from Thathri to Doda in Jammu and Kashmir crashed into a gorge at Sui Gwari along the Chenab River on the Thathri-Doda road early this morning, killing eight people and injuring several others. The Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir also sent his condolences to the deceased's families.
“I was heartbroken to learn of the tragic road accident in Doda. My condolences and prayers go out to the families who have lost loved ones. I've directed the District administration to provide immediate assistance to the families of those who have died, as well as the best medical care possible to those who have been injured "Sinha sent out a tweet.