Ganderbal, Aug 10 According to local news agency (KNO): At least 12 persons were injured after a vehicle they were travelling in skidded off the road and turned turtle in Baderkund area of central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district on Monday.

An official told news agency—Kashmir News observer (KNO), that a mini bus carrying passengers while on way to Ganderbal skidded off  at Baderkund along the national Highway which resulted in injuries to at least 12 persons.

Locals and police launched a rescue operation during which the injured persons were shifted to District hospital Ganderbal for treatment.

Officials identified the injured as Abdul Razaq Magary resident of Wayial, Mohd Shafi Gujar resident of yarmuqum, Abdul Gani Rather resident of Cherwan kangan, abdul Rehman Rana resident of Mamar kangan, Rafeqa  Bugam resident of Prang kangan and Fayzan Fayaz resident of Prang have been shifted to SKIMS for further tretment.

A senior police official also confirmed the incident and said that 12 injured have been hospitalized, where the condition of three injured persons is said to be critical.