A bus carrying Amarnath pilgrims on its way to Jammu met with an accident at Lakhanpur leaving 12 Yatris injured, a police spokesman said.
He said that around 14 have been injured in the incident who were immediately referred to hospital for treatment.
“Today at 1130 hrs, an collusion took place between a Bus bearing registration number (UP-15CT 7224) coming from Meerat (U.P) and a truck bearing registration number (PB11DR 7751) and a Zyalo vehicle bearing registration number (JK02BB 8531) both coming from Jammu side near golden gate, Lakhanpur, in which 12 Amarnath yatris and one truck driver were injured,” the spokesman added.
He identified the injured as Udhay Kumar s/o Munna lal R/o Amhera Adipur, Naryani, 80 w/o Ram Dass r/o Rasool Pur, Kritika Rastogi D/o Mukesh Rastogi r/o Manglour, distt Haridwar, Mukesh Rastogi, s/o sooraj Singh, Haridwar, Balram Hazra S/o Jeetan Hazra, r/o Badeha, Sarika Rastogi w/o Mukesh Rastogi r/o Manglour, Haridwar, Akshat Gupta s/o Manoj r/o 693 Bharumpuri, Meerut, Reetu Gupta, w/o Manoj gupta, Manoj Gupta S/o Joginder Paul Gupta, Mahinder Saini, S/o Harjesh Saini r/o Meerut, Manjoor Ahmad s/o Hamid Rehman 32 yrs r/o Meerut (bus driver), Shushil Kumar, s/o Bau Ram r/o chopla, distt Hapud, and Rajbir s/o, Kashmir Massi, r/o pindi seida, teh. Ajnala, Amritsar ( truck driver).