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65 injured as bus falls into nullah in Kupwara district

Around 65 persons were injured, two of them seriously, when an overcrowded bus met with an accident in the frontier district of Kupwara, official sources said.

chandigarh Updated: Feb 28, 2012 12:54 IST

Around 65 persons were injured, two of them seriously, when an overcrowded bus met with an accident in the frontier district of Kupwara on Monday, official sources said.

They said that the overcrowded bus moving from Redhnag to Kupwara skidded off the road and fell into a roadside nullah.

The injured were rushed to local hospital from where two of them were referred to Srinagar.

The injured passengers alleged that about 100 persons were tarvelling in the bus when the accident took place.