Jammu, May 13 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, at least four persons were killed and 20 others injured after a bus carrying Hindu pilgrims caught fire in Jammu region, today.
Officials told the media that a passenger bus carrying Vaishno Devi pilgrims was on its way to Jammu from Katra when it caught fire near Kharmal Katra. They said that two persons were charred to death while over twenty sustained burn injuries in the incident.
The officials said that the injured passengers were shifted to the nearest hospital for treatment by the police and locals.
“Out of the injured two more succumbed to their injuries, taking the death toll to four,” said Additional Director General of Police (ADGP) Jammu Zone Mukesh Singh.