In Kinnaur, Himachal Pradesh, the process of continuous falling of rocks from the hill is going on. Due to this on Sunday, a major accident happened, in which 9 people lost their lives and three others were injured. It is being told that these were all tourists who came from Delhi-NCR.
Himachal Pradesh: 9 killed as bridge collapses in Kinnaur, Landslide, Sangla Valley.
A major accident has happened in Kinnaur, Himachal Pradesh. 9 people have died due to bridge collapse in Sangla Valley. A vehicle full of tourists going to Sangla was hit by a landslide. Tourists are being told of Chhattisgarh. The death toll may increase further. The team of police and administration has left for the spot.
A major accident has been witnessed in Himachal Pradesh’s Kinnaur due to landslide. Due to the landslide, huge rocks fell from the mountain, due to which the valley bridge has been broken. At the same time, 9 tourists have died and three were injured in this accident. All these 9 tourists were from Delhi-NCR and had come to visit Kinnaur. According to the information, the accident happened near Gunsa of Batseri in Sangal Valley of Kinnaur.
During the time when rocks were falling from the mountain, a vehicle full of tourists was coming from Chitkul towards Sangli and during this time big stones started falling on their vehicles too. By the time the tourists could understand something, their vehicles were completely buried with stones. The vehicles parked nearby were also badly damaged. A video of this accident is also going viral on social media.
A video of this accident is also going viral on social media.
After getting information about the accident, the police-administration has reached the spot. Congress MLA Jagat Singh Negi said after this accident that the process of falling stones from the hill is still going on.
Due to this, there is a problem in the rescue operation. He said that the information about the accident has been given to the government and a helicopter has been sought to speed up the rescue operation. Assurance has been received that the helicopter is arriving soon.
Valley bridge Batseri in Sangal valley of Kinnaur collapses: Nine tourists from Delhi NCR are reported to be dead and three others are seriously injured pic.twitter.com/gTQNJ141v5— DD News (@DDNewslive) July 25, 2021
The process of falling stones in Himachal’s Kinnaur is continuing since Saturday. On Saturday afternoon, a rock had fallen on a vehicle near Gunsa in Batseri on the Sangla-Chitkul link road, due to which the movement was stopped for a long time. No one was damaged during this. After this accident, the movement of vehicles going from Sangla to Chitkul was banned.