Six schoolchildren, driver injured in accident on Kashmir highway

The incident occurred around 7:45 AM in Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir. The van carrying students of KV school, Chenani, from Batote collided head-on with another vehicle at Bagu Nallah in Batote, a police officer said.

Press Trust of India
Srinagar, Publish Date: Sep 13 2017 2:28PM | Updated Date: Sep 13 2017 2:28PM
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A van carrying schoolchildren collided with another vehicle on the Jammu-Srinagar Highway today, injuring six students and the driver of the van. 
 
The incident occurred around 7:45 AM in Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir. The van carrying students of KV school, Chenani, from Batote collided head-on with another vehicle at Bagu Nallah in Batote, a police officer said. 
 
The injured driver, Mushtaq Ahmed, and the students were rushed to Community Health Centre Batote for treatment, he added. 
 
The children were given first-aid and handed over to their parents. The driver has been shifted to GMC hospital in Jammu for further treatment.