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25 drown as passenger bus plunges into River Neelum

MUZAFFARABAD: At least 25 passengers drown in River Neelum as their bus plunged into the river near Nausehri, some 45 Kilometers north of Muzaffarabad, the capital of Azad Kashmir.

According to the details, the Muzaffarabad bound passenger bus was comming from Neelum Valley. Police said 25 people were aboard on the bus. Rescue officials recovered five bodies so far.

Local management said that army, police and other teams were participating in the rescue operation. Officials said that deep ravine and darkness creating obstacles in the rescue operation.