Eight children were killed and 10 injured Tuesday when their school van fell into a deep gorge in the district, officials said. The incident occurred on the Pratap Nagar-Kangsali-Madan Negi motor road when the van was on its way to Madannegi, Tehri District Magistrate V Shanmugam said. Two children escaped with minor injuries and the injured have been brought to the District Hospital Bauradi, he said. Rescue operations are underway, the DM said.
(This story has not been edited by Devdiscourse staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)