Dehradun: A vehicle carrying at least 10-12 passengers plunged into a 600-metre deep gorge in Uttarakhand’s Chamoli district on Friday, officials said.
The accident occurred at village Palla Jakhol on Dumak road in Chamoli. It is reported that the vehicle was going from Joshimath towards Kimana in Chamoli.
Uttarakhand | A vehicle carrying 12-13 people fell into a deep gorge about 500-700 meters from the road at village Palla Jakhol on Dumak road in Chamoli. Rescue work in progress. Another team of SDRF also sent from Post Pandukeshwar: SDRF spokesman
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According to initial information, the police administration team along with state disaster response force (SDRF) have reached the spot and rescue operations are underway.