25 injured in road mishaps


Kangra, July 7

More than 25 persons were injured, some of them seriously, in two different road accidents in the district since yesterday, the police said here today.

Kangra District Additional Police Chief Sanjeev Gandhi said five persons who were travelling in a car at Dodan Nala, falling under the local police station, were injured when another car rammed into it. The injured were rushed to a local hospital and a case was registered against Lakhbir Singh of Kohala.

In another accident, 20 passengers were injured at Badhian (Bodha), falling under the Bhawarna police station, when a private bus rolled down in a gorge.

Some of the injured received serious injuries. A case has been registered against the bus driver for rash and negligent driving