Twenty people including sixteen students of Kartar Public School, Barnoti injured, following an accident of school bus with a truck, at National Highway, near Barnoti on Wednesday. Following the accident, locals reached the spot and with the help of police shifted the injured to district hospital. Moreover, army personals too played significant role in helping the injured.
The injured identifies as Jasimaran (8) S/o Manmeet Singh R/o Sawan Chak, Aartika (9) D/o Ajay Sharma R/o Lacchipur, Kiran (45) W/o Sunil Kumar R/o Patel Nagar Kathua, Vishal (13) S/o Tirath Ram R/o Bagiyal Morh, Harpreet Kour (14) D/o Variender Singh R/o Kathua, Isha (1) D/o Diler Singh R/o Lachhipur, Akshit (14) S/o Jeevan Jyoti R/o Govindsar Kathua, Smita (32) W/o Sanjay R/o CTM, Raj Kour (32) W/o Ashok R/o CTM, Sapna (20) D/o Ashok Kumar R/o Bagiyal, Diya Sharma (11) D/o Mohan Lal R/o Palli Morh, Ishmeet (8) S/o Manjeet Singh R/o Lachhipur, Krishnansh (11) S/o Suresh Kumar R/o Janglote, Vineet (11) S/o Tirth Ram R/o Chak Sadha Bagiyal, Kannav (11) S/o Naresh Pal R/o Kathua, Shilpa (11) D/o Dayal Chand R/o Palli Morh, Raghuvansh (11) S/o Mohan Lal r/o Palli Morh, Radha (33) W/o Manoj Kumar R/o ward number 10 Kathua, Mohit (11) S/o Ashok Kumar R/o Logate Morh and Kirtihans (10) D/o Raj Kumar R/o Bagiyal Morh.
In this wacky accident, one student got his leg stuck in the accidental bus and people present on the spot were feeling helpless as they failed to remove the leg from the clutches of deadly sheets of bus. In the mean time, an army officer heading a convoy passing by reached the spot and asked army personal to save the boy. Within no time, the army personal succeeded in ejecting the boy and the army officer rushed the injured to hospital in his Gypsy.
According to eyewitnesses, the school bus was on its way towards Kathua in right lane, it was the truck, which suddenly came on road, which had loaded cement from a godown situated next to National Highway. The police, seizing both the vehicles had initiated inquiry into the matter.