Kupwara- A 24-year-old youth died after falling from a walnut tree in an adjacent village in Lolab area in this north-Kashmir district on Saturday.
Reports said that the youth Bilal Ahmad Bhat son Abdul Khaliq Bhat, resident of Sivere Kawari fell from a tree while harvesting walnuts at Warnow Chekk area. The youth was immediately evacuated to a nearby health facility where from he was referred to SDH Kupwara, however soon after his admission, he succumbed to his injuries, according to news agency GNS.
A police official has confirmed the incident.
A pall of gloom has descended over the locality over the tragic death of the youth.
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