ITBP rescues 26 people after bus plunges into gorge


On Sunday, The Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) rescued 26 people from a roadway bus which lost control and rolled down 150 feet gorge on the Mussoorie-Dehradun highway.

A bus accident near Shergadi on the Mussoorie-Dehradun main route resulted in up to two girls dying and numerous others being hurt. The ITBP quickly moved its troops at adjacent locations after receiving the information, and they were able to save 26 people.

“26 people were rescued from a gorge on the Mussoorie-Dehradun highway by Indo-Tibetan Border Police personnel when a state transport bus rolled down 150 ft after losing control near JP bend,” said the ITBP.
The force said that all the rescued were shifted to hospitals, some of which are reported as “critical.”