Atleast seven school kids suffered injuries after an overcrowded bus rolled down a hill in Shimla on Monday.
The kids were taken to Indira Gandhi Medical College and Hospital. The school children are from Convent of Jesus and Mary Chelsea and they were travelling in Himachal Road Transport Corporation (HRTC) bus when the accident took place at Lower Khalini.
As per the witnesses, lack of steel barrier and narrow road were the reasons for the accident.
Suresh Bhardwaj, local legislator and Education Minister reached the accident spot and they faced protest from local people to ensure safety to the passengers.
Recently, an accident in Kullu district claimed the lives of 44 passengers and injured 35 others.