Poonch (Staff Report): A bus fell into a ditch in Kashmir's Poonch town, killing at least 6 people and 26 injured in the early hours of Thursday.

The area police reported that the Forward Kahuta-bound bus from Rawalpindi slipped on an icy surface.

Rescue teams arrived at the spot immediately after the accident being reported and carried out relief activities. The local administration has been directed to extend maximum cooperation to relief agencies by the Azad Kashmir state government.