In an unfortunate incident, some 10 passengers died and several others injured when an Uttarakhand Transport Corporation bus skilled off the Rishikesh-Gangotri highway and fell into a 250-metre gorge near Sulyadhar in Uttarakhand's Tihri district.
It is said that 25 passengers were inside the bus at the time of accident. As soon as news got out, the police and rescue team rushed to the spot. It is said that 9 passengers suffered injuries in the bus accident near Sulyadhar. The accident toll is said to go up.
Rescue operations are on and more details of the Uttarakhand bus accident are awaited.