Chamba: A pickup number HP-44-0398 met with an accident rolled down hundred metres on Bhamour Harchoo Link road 30 Kilometre from Bharmour Head quarter.
It is intimated that pickup carrying Manimahesh pilgrimage from Bharmour to Harchhoo rolled down at about 7.15 PM today 27.8.09, there is no facilty of telephone etc. on receiving message the teams from Bharmour rushed to the spot for rescue operation.
About seven persons have died on the spot and six seriously injured are admitted in the Bharmour Hospital.
Exact number of dead bodies is not yet confirmed.
Update: August 27th, 2009, 5 p.m.
Accident toll raised to nine.
Name ofÂ deceased:
1.Jaikaran s/o Narad Ram 31 year.
2.Sandhya devi w/o Narad Ram,28 year.
3.Arjun s/o Sufal ram 28 year
4.Srishta devi d/o Rijhu Ram 23.
5.Rekha devi 19 years.
6.Kamlo devi d/o Ghamma ram.
7.Hilloo devi d/o Pritho Ram 23
8.Mona devi d/o Singhu Ram 12
9.Chaina devi w/o chuku ram
The following are injured referred to Zonal Hospital, Chamba:
1. Shrishta devi 23
2. Kanh ram
3. Ghamli devi
4. Shimlo devi.
8. Kamlo devi