Poonch, December 08: At least nine persons died while several others sustained injuries after a bus met with an accident in a hilly area in Poonch district of Jammu division on Saturday.
Officials told KNO that nine passengers died after a bus bearing registration number (JK02W-0445) was on its way from Loran to Poonch when it met with an accident near Kalarpella in the district.
They said that the rescue operation is still going on and the bodies are being recovered.
Meanwhile, the district administration including the top officials are personally overusing the rescue operation.(KNO)