Ramban, May 30: A major tragedy was averted when five passengers got injured seriously when a Srinagar bound overloaded bus (JK02AB 1881) they were travelling in turned turtle on the road near Khooni Nallah in Ramban district on Sunday Morning
The bus was reportedly overloaded with migrant labourers of Bareily UP.
All passengers had a providential escape as many would have been died if the bus had rolllled down from the NH44 into the deep gorge.
The injured were shifted to the District Hospital,Ramban.
The DC,Ramban is making arrangements for the onward journey of other passengers till last repirts came in.
The QRT,CRPF and Army men reached the spot and carried out the rescue operation.
According to the Medical Superintendent, District Hospital,Ramban,Dr.Abdul Hamid Zargar all five are seriously injured and are being shifted to GMC,Jammu. Out of them the arm of a boy got chopped off and separated from the body.