The car of the passengers going for the darshan of Lord Badrinath met with an accident on the way. There were a total of six people in the car. In which three passengers died on the spot as well as 3 other injured were also rescued and sent to the Government Hospital Rishikesh with the help of 108 emergency services.
On the information of the accident, the police and SDRF team reached the spot and immediately started the rescue operation. All these people who were victims of the accident were going for Badrinath Dham Darshan in a car. According to media reports, these passengers who were victims of the accident are said to be residents of Mumbai.
In media reports, it is being told by the local police that today (Friday) at around 8:00 am UK 13 TD 5686 car suddenly uncontrolled near Brahmapuri Shriram Taposthali Ashram on Rishikesh-Badrinath Highway and descended deep from the highway. Fell in the ditch. This car was being driven by 37-year-old Ravinder Singh (son Gyan Singh) resident of Usada, Ukhimath.
A few days ago, a double-decker bus full of passengers overturned at PWD Tiraha in Muni ki Reti area. There were about 65 passengers on the bus. One woman died in this road accident while at least 15 passengers were said to be injured. All the people are residents of Ballia Agarsanda. Several policemen, including Inspector-in-Charge Ritesh Shah, were present on the spot and the passengers were rescued. The injured were admitted to the government hospital.
People told about the accident that the bus suddenly overturned on the road after becoming uncontrollable. All the injured were shifted to AIIMS and government hospitals by 108 private vehicles. Two police teams were dispatched to the hospital and the police gave the number of the accident bus as UP 54T 8131.