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Nine dead as car falls into river

india Updated: Sep 12, 2009 13:14 IST

Nine people, including a woman, were killed when a car in which they were travelling fell into river Beas near Dwada village in Mandi district, police said on Saturday.

The victims hailing from Dhaler village of Hamirpur were on their way to Manikaran in Kullu district when the mishap took place at around 0230 hours late last night, about 3-km from famous Hanogi Mata temple in Mandi, Superintendent of Police Sonal Agnihotri told PTI.

The bodies have not been recovered so far; he said, adding local divers have been pressed into service to fish out the bodies.