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10 November 2017

15 dead in a fatal road accident in Gilgit-Baltistan

 15 dead in a fatal road accident in Gilgit-Baltistan

Kohistan—In a fatal road accident in Kohistan District of Pakistan, 15 people were reported dead on Thursday morning. According to detail a passenger bus travelling from Rawalpindi to Skardu plunged into a swift gully near Kamila, Kohistan, some 100Km from Gilgit city.

21 passengers are injured and some of them have been shifted to hospitals in Abbottabad.

The accident took place around 3.00 AM in the morning and rescue efforts are underway.

Due to the remote nature of accident-locality and lack of immediate rescue equipment, rescuers are having hard time to provide immediate help.

                                                          

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