Four policemen were killed when an escort vehicle of MLA and former Union Minister Chaman Lal Gupta skidded off the road and rolled down into a deep gorge in Jammu and Kashmir’s Ramban district.

The escort vehicle, heading to Srinagar from Jammu, skidded off the road on a national highway and plunged into a gorge in Mahrol belt in Ramban midnight last night, police said.

Four policemen were killed in the accident, they said.