Nine pilgrims heading for the Vaishno Devi hill shrine were injured when a bus carrying them fell into a gorge in Reasi district of Jammu & Kashmir, police said on Saturday.

The bus skidded off the road and rolled down a gorge at Mori in Katra belt at around 11-30 p.m. on Friday, they said.

Nine pilgrims, on their way to the Vaishno Devi shrine, were injured, the police said, adding that they were hospitalised. - PTI