Srinagar: A woman from south Kashmir’s Kulgam district died on Tuesday after she was allegedly hit by a ‘mentally-challenged’ man with a stick.
43-year-old Mehmooda Akhter, wife of Muzafar Ahmad Najar of Shurat area of Kulgam was critically injured after a ‘mentally-challenged’ man identified as Ishtiyaq Ahmad Guroo hit her with a stick, police sources said Tuesday.
Mehmooda was immediately taken to District Hospital Kulgam where doctors declared her brought dead on arrival, they said.
According to police sources, a case has been registered under relevant sections of law in this regard.
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