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Death toll in Uttarakhand bus accident rises to 32

Pauri Garhwal/Dehradun, Oct 5 (UNI) In Uttarakhand's Pauri Garhwal district, the relief operation that started late Tuesday night ended on Wednesday evening after a bus full of passengers fell into a deep gorge late on Tuesday evening. The total death toll in this gruesome accident has reached 32. While a total of 18 injured passengers have been sent for treatment to various hospitals. State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) spokesperson Vineet Kumar gave this information to UNI this evening.
The relief work was duly started after the SDRF and the police received information about the accident that happened around 7 pm on Tuesday evening. Earlier, the local villagers started the rescue work by landing in the mobile phone lights in the dark about three hundred feet deep ditch.
Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami visited the State Disaster Control Center in Dehradun, and the administrative officers of Pauri had started the supervision of the rescue operations by visiting the spot. The Chief Minister along with Haridwar MP Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank reached the spot today and inspected the rescue work. The overnight rescue by villagers, SDRF and police personnel ended this evening.
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