Ganderbal: A cab (Innova) skidded off the road and plunged into Nallah Sindh in Gaganigar in Ganderbal district. The driver of the car is missing, while another was injured in the incident.
The cab (JKO1T-9484), was on its way to Srinagar from Leh, when the driver lost control over the vehicle and plunged into Nallah Sindh near Aasan Mount Resort Camping Gaganigar Sonamarg.
Officals said a police team rushed to the spot and with the help of locals, rescued the injured person, Krishan Kant Bala son of Manghat Ram Bala resident of Ramvishwar Temple Jawhar Nagar Srinagar. The driver Fayaz Ahmad Gooru, son of Mohammad Sultan Gooru, resident of Chatabal Qamarwari Srinagar is feared to be drowned.
Krishan Kant was shifted to PHC Gund from where he were later referred to SKIMS Soura in serious condition.
Officials said the incident took place wee hours today and the search operation continues for the missing driver who is feared to have drowned in the Nallah Sindh due to heavly flow of water.
A case has been registered in this regard and further investigation has started, they said.