REASI, Aug 8: A female passenger died while 27 others, including six children, were injured when a minibus from Panassa to Reasi, rolled down near Radpull in Arnas, here this morning.
The deceased, identified as Lajwanti (55), wife of Ram Saroop of Thub, succumbed to her injuries in way to hospital while all other injured where first shifted to District Hospital Reasi where doctors referred them to GMC Hospital Jammu for advanced treatment.
The mini bus, bearing registration number JK20-5207, was coming from Panassa to Reasi when it rolled down about 30 feet deep near Radpull, under the jurisdiction of Arnas Police Station, around 11 am.
The injured were identified as Chain Singh (48) of Panassa, Manju Devi (21) of Thakrakote, Panassa, Sarita Devi (22) of Panassa, Rajvir Singh (35) of Thakrakote,
Renu Devi (30) of Panassa, .Punjab Singh (40) of Panassa, Akash (3) of Bidda Reasi, Surjit Kumar (20) of Thakrakote, Suram Chand (8) of Panassa, Taib Hussain (30) of Panassa, Rattan Singh (20) of Nallakote Panassa, Angrej Singh (22) of Thakrakote, Panassa, Koushalya Devi (50 ) of Panassa, Bashir Aahmed (68 ) of Bidda, Nassir Ahmed (30) of Panassa, Darshana Devi (30) of Bidda Reasi, Ridu Sharma (3) of Panassa, Ranju Devi (20) of Panassa. Salima Begum (55) of Bidda Reasi, Mushtaq Ahmed (25) of Nalla Panassa, his wife Parveen Akhter (23), Ranjit Kumar (25) of Mallkote Panassa, Rajinder Singh (30), son of Bansi Lal of Thakrakote Panassa, Ridhi Sharma (3) of Bidda, Ranju Devi (20) of Panasa and two unidentified three-year old babies.