Bus Accident Himachal Pradesh
[Representational Image] A bus accident near Gangath village in Himachal Pradesh's Kangra district claimed the lives of at least one school student and injured 36 others on Monday.Reuters File

At least five people were killed and several injured when a bus fell down a hill in Sirmaur district of Himachal Pradesh on Thursday.

The injured passengers have been shifted to a local hospital. 

All the deceased were passengers of the bus.

At least 18 people were killed in a major accident in September this year. The deceased were passengers of a private bus that plunged into a gorge on the banks of River Sutlej in Kinnaur district of Himachal Pradesh on 1 September.

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