HP-LANDSLIDE - 8 killed as two buses hit by massive landslides
Contributed by NAMPA / PTI.
Shimla, Aug 13 (PTI) Two Himachal roadway buses were hit by a massive landslide triggered by a cloudburst on the Mandi-Pathankot National Highway, leaving eight passengers dead while the fate of 22 others was not immediately known.
Himachal Transport minister G S Bali said the toll could climb to 50 in the incident which took place last night.
One of the buses was going from Manali to Katra and another from Manali to Chamba.
The buses had halted for a tea break at Kotrupi in the night when ...