You are here: Home » PTI Stories » National » News
Business Standard

J-K Guv expresses grief over loss of lives in Ramban accident

Topics
Disaster Accident

Press Trust of India  |  Jammu 

Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik on Sunday expressed grief over the loss of lives in a road accident in Ramban district.

Eleven people, including four women and five children, were killed and four others injured when an SUV skidded off a road and fell into a deep gorge in the district on Saturday.

The Governor has conveyed his sympathies to the bereaved families and prayed for peace to the departed souls, a Raj Bhavan spokesman said.

Malik wished speedy recovery to the injured and directed the administration to provide best medical treatment to them, the spokesperson said.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

Dear Reader,


Business Standard has always strived hard to provide up-to-date information and commentary on developments that are of interest to you and have wider political and economic implications for the country and the world. Your encouragement and constant feedback on how to improve our offering have only made our resolve and commitment to these ideals stronger. Even during these difficult times arising out of Covid-19, we continue to remain committed to keeping you informed and updated with credible news, authoritative views and incisive commentary on topical issues of relevance.
We, however, have a request.

As we battle the economic impact of the pandemic, we need your support even more, so that we can continue to offer you more quality content. Our subscription model has seen an encouraging response from many of you, who have subscribed to our online content. More subscription to our online content can only help us achieve the goals of offering you even better and more relevant content. We believe in free, fair and credible journalism. Your support through more subscriptions can help us practise the journalism to which we are committed.

Support quality journalism and subscribe to Business Standard.

Digital Editor

First Published: Sun, March 17 2019. 18:50 IST
RECOMMENDED FOR YOU