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Several feared dead as taxi-van skids off high-altitude pass in Kashmir

The taxi was going to Srinagar from Kargil
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Our Bureau And PTI   |   Srinagar   |   Published 26.05.22, 08:40 AM

Several persons are feared dead as a taxi-van rolled down a deep gorge at Zojila Pass in Jammu and Kashmir, officials said on Thursday.

The vehicle skid off the Srinagar-Leh National Highway and rolled down the gorge late on Wednesday night, they said. The Zojila Pass is at an altitude of about 3,400 metres.

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The taxi was going to Srinagar from Kargil. Police, Army and locals have reached the spot to look for survivors, officials said.

Further details are awaited.



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