At least 11 people were killed and 16 others were injured when a passenger bus plunged into a deep gorge in Zamanabad, Muzaffarabad on Saturday.
According to Express, three children were also among the deceased and five passengers were reported to be in critical condition.
According to the police, the rescue teams rushed to the site after the accident and shifted the bodies of three passengers to Abbas Institute of Medical Sciences and six bodies to the Combined Military Hospital (CMH), while the other injured were shifted to a nearby hospital for medical treatment.
Earlier in January, At least eight people were killed and 22 others were injured when a high-speed passenger bus overturned on Bela National Highway in Lasbela district of Balochistan.
According to reports, among the deceased were also two levies personnel deployed at the check post which the bus hit before it overturned whereas the injured had been shifted to a local hospital.