A bus carrying a troop of 93BN of BSF met with an accident at Umtyra in East Jaintia Hills district of Meghalaya and fell into a gorge from the NH-6. According to reports, the driver of the bus died on the spot, while 20 BSF jawans sustained injuries during the accident.
The troop was reportedly on the way to Silchar from Jagiroag. The bus was requisition by BSF and around 20 BSF personnel of 93rd Bn boarded the bus. 3 BSF jawans sustained serious injuries, informed an official of BSF.
Meanwhile, all 20 BSF personnel and the co-driver of the bus shifted from Khliehriat CHC to NEIGRIHMS for further treatment.