2 Road Mishaps on Day Two of Eid in Uri


SRINAGAR: One person died while four others were injured in two different road accidents in North Kashmir’s Uri town.

Local sources revealed to Kashmir Life that a sumo ve­hicle hit and killed an oldie on spot at Dawaran in Uri. The driver of the sumo-JK05A-9765-fled the spit while police have seized the vehicle. 

The deceased was identified as Bashir Ahmad Awan, s/o Sabz Ali Awan (60), r/o Dawaran. The driver is absconding. 

The second road mishap happened at Uranbowa last evening when a Figo which was coming back from Uri hit a couple. 

The Figo was a new vehcle with Chassis no KA05MJ5831. Two persons, identified as Di­lawar Lone and Gulshan Ara, r/o Ushkura Baramulla were on board the Figo. 

The Figo hit the couple who were identified as Moham­mad Ayub Sheikh and his wife Bano Begum. The driver lost control of the vehicle and plunged in to river Jhelum. 

The four persons were shift­ed to Baramulla hospital wherefrom Dilawar Lone and Gulshan Ara were re­ferred to SMHS while the couple was rushed to B&J Hospital Barzulla.


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