At least fifteen passengers were injured when a bus skidded off the road and over turned at Cherkote area of Lolab in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district. A police official told GNS that the bus (JK09-0648) which was on way from Lalpur to Kupwara, lost control as the driver was negotiating a steep cure early morning near power grid at Cherkote area. “Fifteen people including the driver were injured in the mishap,” the official said. The injured were rushed to the sub district hospital in the district for treatmen, he said. The official said that police has registered a case in this regard.
2015 Kashmir Despatch