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BATTAGRAM, August 16:  A passenger died and 15 others were injured when a vehicle fell into a ravine in Battagram district.

The police say the mishap took place near the WAPDA office where the passenger vehicle, travelling from Battagram to Ajmira, plunged into ravine when the driver lost control over the steering.

Four of the injured are said to be in critical condition and they have been taken to Ayub Medical Complex, Abbottabad while the rest of the injured are being treated at the District Headquarter Hospital in Battagram.

Five personnel injured in Kohat: In separate incident, five security personnel were injured in an accident in Kohat district. The police say the injured have been shifted to military hospital in Kohat where the doctors declared three victims to be in serious condition.