Four killed in road accident at Banihal

Jammu: Four died & three critically injured in road mishap near Banihal of Jammu & Kashmir Highway.

According to sources said that the van heading towards Banihal skidded off the highway near Rattanbass 2 km from Banihal – and rolled down into a 300-ft deep gorge.

Three Persons died on spot namely Shabir Ahmed S/O Gh Mohd Naik R/O Tachi, Mohd Ayoub S/O Ab Aziz R/O Sarbagni, Parveen Begum W/O Mohd Ayoub Kotach R/O Sarbagni & Injured Persons Spo Gulzar Ahmed S/O Gul Mohd R/O Ramsoo, Hanan Parveez khan S//O Parveez Ahmed R/O Chamalwas Nargis W/O Parvez khan R/O Chamalwas, Irfan Ahmed S/O Asadullah Malik R/O Chachihall.

All Injured persons have been shifted to Srinagar for Treatment.

While one critically injured woman, identified as Parveena, wife of Parvez Ahmad Khan, resident of Chamalwas, succumbed to her injuries at Jawahar Tunnel. (PTK)