An escort car for West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has fallen into a gorge in Darjeeling.

At least six people have been rescued so far.

The Chief Minister is overseeing the rescue operations. The car fell off the road while taking a steep turn.

President Pranab Mukherjees convoy was traveling ahead of the Chief Minister. The President’s children, Abhijit and Sharmishtha, are helping in the rescue attempts.