40 injured as bus rolls down Himachal gorgeNational

Shimla, Aug 22 (IANS) Over 40 people were injured when a state roadways bus on its way to the Himachal Pradesh capital rolled down a gorge Thursday, a police official said.

Most of the victims were office-goers, and they have been admitted to the Indira Gandhi Medical College and Hospital (IGMCH) in Shimla.

The accident occurred in Hasan Valley near Chharabra, on the outskirts of the town, a police official said.

Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh visited the IGMCH and met the injured.


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