New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday expressed deep grief over the death of people in a road accident in Himachal Pradesh’s Kullu.
Wishing the injured a speedy recovery, PM Modi said that all possible help is being provided to the injured.
“The incident of a tourist vehicle falling into a gorge in Himachal Pradesh’s Kullu is very sad. I express my deepest condolences to the families of those who have lost their loved ones in this accident. Along with this, all possible help is being given to the injured. I wish him a speedy recovery,” PM Modi tweeted.
Tourist vehicle in Kullu of entitlement is extremely dangerous. Updated in a way that is full of thought. Status of its speedy recovery: PM
— PMO India (@PMOIndia) September 26, 2022
Tourist vehicle fell in deep gorge
Earlier on Sunday, seven people were killed and ten others were injured when a tourist vehicle fell into a deep gorge in Himachal Pradesh’s Kullu district.
The accident took place on NH 305 at around 8.30 pm on Sunday night in Ghiyagi area of Banjar Valley of Kullu district.
According to the report of news agency ANI, Deputy Commissioner of Kullu district Ashutosh Garg said that according to initial reports, there were 17 people including the driver in the vehicle.
All the injured have been admitted to the hospital and are undergoing treatment. The condition of five of the ten injured is said to be critical.
Seven people have died and 10 others have been injured. Kullu Superintendent of Police (SP) Gurdev Singh said that five injured have been admitted to the zonal hospital in Kullu and five are undergoing treatment at the local hospital, Banjar.