SRINAGAR: At least five persons were killed in road accident on Mughal Road during the intervening night of Friday and Saturday.
The deceased include two non-locals from Uttar Pradesh.
Reports said that a passenger Sumo was on way to Kashmir from Jammu region when it skidded off the track near Poonch on Mughal Road.
“It fell in to a deep gorge,” police sources said.
The police from Jammu division was rushed to the spot and it was, so far, they have brought out five dead bodies.
Under registration number JK18: 2571, the vehicle blongs to Kulgam district.
The deceased have been identified as: Mohammad Danish (31), s/o Folu Mian, r/o Siri Sultan Ali UP; Gurri (34), s/o Shiver Kumar, r/o Shipuri Aligarh, UP; Seerat Ahmad Dar, s/o Mohammad Yousuf Dar, r/o Yaripora Kulgam; Bashir Ahmad Lone, s/o Mohammad Ahsan Lone, r/o Arreh Kulgam.
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