Three killed as car falls into gorge in HP's Mandi

Mandi, Jun 3 (PTI) Three persons were killed when their car fell into a gorge in Himachal Pradesh's Mandi district, police said on Wednesday.

The accident took place at Bhalini in the Karsog area on the Shimla-Karsog road Tuesday evening, they said.

The deceased have been identified as Kuldeep Kumar (29), his wife Deepika (23) and driver Jagdev (43), all residents of Dharmod area, they said.

The couple was returning to Mandi's Karsong from Kamla Nehru Hospital in Shimla, police said.

Mandi Superintendent of Police Gurdev Chand said a case has been registered in this regard.

The bodies were handed over to the relatives of the deceased after post-mortem, he added. PTI CORR DJI AQS AQS