2 tourists killed in Hunza accident


At least two foreigners were killed while four injured when a jeep plunged into a deep ravine on Karakoram Highway near Gulmit on Monday.
According to police sources, a Gilgit-bound jeep carrying tourists fell into a deep ravine after the driver lost control owing to a burst tyre.
As a result, two foreigners, including a woman, died on the spot. They were identified as citizens of Belarus while the two injured foreigners were believed to be Ukrainians. Rest of the two injured were from Gilgit Baltistan.
Police rushed to the scene and shifted the bodies and injured to Aliabad hospital.


  1. Very Sad to hear about Mr. Alexey and his wife – Katrina.
    I knew them personally. They stayed in my house at Islamabad for 4 days and left for northern areas on 24th September.
    May be no one knows but its not TWO who have died – They were actually THREE – She was pregnant.

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