As per report, total five people lost their life in two different accident in Himachal Pradesh on May 22, 2021 (Friday). In Mandi (HP), four people were killed as SUV falls into the gorge. The bodies were recognized as all were women, one man also dies and two others got missing in Chamba, HP.
How the incident took place in Mandi, Himachal Pradesh?
The vehicle in which the four were women were travelling got killed and two others were injured as the vehicle rolled down a gorge in Gehra village of Thauna Panchayat located in subdivision of Sarkaghat of Mandi District, Himachal Pradesh.
The bodies of women have been identified as Damodari Devi (55), Jhansi Devi (60), Kamla Devi, and Sarla Devi. The injured one is also a woman and she is currently going through treatment.
Five women of Gehra village went to by ration at fair price shop told by Subdivision Sarkaghat DSP Chanderpal Singh. A women took lift in a SUV when she was returning home, suddenly the driver lost control and SUV plunged into a 250 feet gorge in Mandi. Local people rushed them to a nearby primary health centre where the two women were announced as dead on just arrival while the others were taken to community health centre in subdivision Sarkaghar.
The remaining two were declared dead on the way when they were taken to Mandi zonal hospital. A case has been registered of rash driving and causing death by negligence. Police is doing further investigation of the accident.
Another incident took place in Chamba, Himachal Pradesh
A man died and two other people were missing when a truck they travelling felt into the steam in remote Churah subdivision of Chamba district.
The person who died in the accident was identified as Pawan Kumar who was a resident of Churah. He used to work as a cleaner in Churah.
SP S Arul Kumar of Chamba district says that the accident took place at early morning on Friday May 21, 2021 at Tissa bridge. Apart from this he added that other three person were washed away by a gushing water and body of one of the victim has been found and other two are still missing. The rescue mission is underway.
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