According to previous reports, the death toll stood at eight people.
The incident occurred in Himachal Pradesh's Chamba district, the ANI news agency specified. The bus was travelling from Dalhousie, a popular tourist destination, to Pathankot. It fell into the gorge around 6 kilometres (3.7 miles) away from the starting point of its route.
SP Chamba, Dr Monika: A private bus on Pathankot- Dalhousie route fell into a gorge at Panchpulla near Banikhet, today. 8 people died in the incident. Police team led by DSP Dalhousie investigating. #HimachalPradesh pic.twitter.com/9kA33nQ6U2— ANI (@ANI) 27 апреля 2019 г.
The reasons behind the accident have not been established yet. Investigation is underway, and the death toll can reportedly grow further.