Jammu: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti, on Sunday expressed grief over the death of five persons in a bus accident in Doda district.
In her condolence message, the chief minister conveyed her heartfelt sympathies to the bereaved families in their hour of grief and prayed for eternal peace to the departed souls.
She also wished speedy recovery to those injured in the accident and directed the divisional administration to immediately air-lift the seriously injured to GMC Jammu for best-possible treatment.
Meanwhile, deputy chief minister, Nirmal Singh, has also expressed grief over the deaths.
In his condolence message, Singh conveyed sympathies to the bereaved families and prayed for peace to the departed souls.
He also hoped that the injured would recover soon.
Singh directed the authorities to provide all possible medical help to the injured, so that they can recuperate as early as possible.