4 Killed In Twin Road Accidents In J&K

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Srinagar- Four people were killed in two road separate accidents in Jammu and Kashmir on Friday, officials said.

Two sisters were killed and two others injured in a road accident in Qazigund area of south Kashmir’s Kulgam district

A Srinagar bound ambulance (PB02 BY-1387) carrying two Covid-19 patients Haji Maryam Sheikh and Zareena Shiekh of Kishtwar turned turtle at Nipora area of Qazigund on Friday evening leaving both the women dead, reported news agency GNS.

Meanwhile, two persons were killed and a minor girl seriously injured when a car they were travelling in skidded off the road and rolled down into a 100-feet gorge in Kathua district, officials said.

The car, which was going from Sandhar to Bhoond in the district, skidded off the road and rolled down into the deep gorge at Jandarli belt of Basholi area, they said.

In the accident, two persons died while a minor girl identified as Pratiksha (8), daughter of Vijay Singh and a resident of Sandhar, was admitted for treatment at Basholi hospital, they said.

The deceased were identified as Soom Singh (55), a resident of Sandhar, and Darshno Devi (50), a resident of Sialag.

A police team from Basholi reached the spot in Jandarli and started investigation.

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