Himachal school bus accident: 23 kids among 27 killed as school bus falls into gorge: Well, reports are coming that at least 23 children and two teachers died in a bus accident while they were driving through Himachal Pradesh’s Malkwal, on the Punjab border, on Monday afternoon. Sources are saying that the school bus plunged 328 feet into a gorge. Also, the reports are saying that death toll may rise as 11 other children have been injured in the worst school bus accident in the region in recent years. You can say that this is one of the most unexpected and shocking accidents it so bad.
Also, the reports are coming that the 3 injured children are hospitalized at Pathankot in Punjab and sources are saying that they are serious. Also, the reports are coming that all these kids are between 5 and 14 years. Some reports are suggesting that the bus belongs to the Wazir Ram Singh Pathania private school had left the campus at around 3 pm.
Also, the officers are saying that it had barely covered 6 km when the driver is believed to have lost control of the bus, resulting in the fatal plunge. A local woman who had taken a lift on the bus a few minutes earlier was among the dead. Police are saying that it is currently difficult to ascertain the cause of the accident until they speak to the survivors and get more details.
Even, though the police already registered a case against the driver Madan Lal, an ex-army man, who, too, was killed in the accident. As per the reports, police said that it looks like that he has been booked for rash driving and that may be caused the accident, eventually. Police officials will also be speaking to locals who were the first responders. Many of them had rushed down to the wreckage the moment they heard the loud noise of the bus hitting the rocks. Of the 23 children killed, 13 were boys and 10 were girls.