CHITRAL: All the 18 passengers miraculously escaped unhurt when a coach carrying them plunged into a ravine in Shaidas village of Laspur valley. They were coming to Mastuj town from Harchin village.
Afzal Shah, one of the passengers, told this correspondent that the vehicle all of a sudden skidded off the road and fell into the ravine from a height of tens of feet and stopped a few feet from the river bank.
He said that the villagers of Shaihdas rushed to the spot of accident and took out the passengers from the overturned vehicle.
He said all the passengers continued their journey to Mastuj town in another vehicle, as none of them had sustained any injury in the mishap.–Zahiruddin