Mandi, Nov 14: Two persons were killed and thirty one were injured in two separate accidents in the district today. One person
was killed and 26 were injured, six of them seriously when a jeep of a marriage party overturned in remote Chauhar Valley.
The dead person has been identified as Punnu Ram from local village. The ill-fated jeep was going from Ghatasni village to Chauhar Valley when the driver failed to negotiate a sharp curve and the vehicle overturned on the road. Injured have been admitted to Padhar primary health centre, while seriously injured have been brought to Zonal Hospital Mandi and their condition is said to be stable. In another accident, one person from village Jari was killed and five other were injured when the ill-fated jeep rolled down in a deep gorge in Jala Villaege. Injured have been referred to Kullu Hospital.