Raigad: Bus plunges into 200 feet gorge with 40 people on-board

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  • A rescue operation is underway for a mini-bus which fell down a deep gorge in Raigad.
  • There were 40 people on the bus who comprised of students and professors from Dopoli-Konkan Agriculture College.
  • The bus fell into a gorge at Ambenali Ghat.
  • A National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) team has rushed to the spot of the accident.
  • 15 ambulances are present at the site of the mishap.

Raigad Police Public Relations Officer, Police Inspector Kundan Gavde said, “40 students and professors were on-board. The passengers were travelling from Kolhapur to Mahabaleshwar. 32 people are reportedly injured.”

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Speaking to My Medical Mantra, Inspector General Police Konkan Range, Naval Bajaj, said, “We have not yet received any information about the casualties. Out team is conducting a search and rescue operation.”

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Pictures of the group members who lost their lives

Sandeep Suvare
Sandeep Suvare
Santosh Jalgoankar
Santosh Jalgoankar
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Vikrant Shinde
Vikrant Shinde