PAMPORE: A kindergarten student was crushed to death by a speedy truck at Khanmoh Panthachowk area of Srinagar Monday afternoon.
Inayat Ahmad Shah son of Mohammad Altaf Shah resident of Khanmoh died on the spot, after which people held strong protest and blocked Khanmoh-Srinagar road for a hours demanding that the road be closed for trucks going to factories.
The shopkeepers pulled down their shutters and people blocked Khanmoh-Srinagar road.
Meanwhile Tehsildar of the area Abdul Rashid Dar along with Naib Tehsildar reached the spot to pacify the protesters.
“The demand of the residents is totally irrational and could not be met,” Dar said.