Minor dies in road mishap



MAGAM: A minor boy was killed at Agrikalan area on Srinagar-Tangmarg road after he was hit by a speedy Sports Utility Vehicle on Thursday.
Aryan Ganaie, 6, son of Bashir Ahmad Ganaie of Agrikalan died on way to hospital after he was hit at around 3 pm by a speedy Mahindra Scorpio vehicle.
As per reports, the deceased boy was on way to meet his father, who is performing Aitekaaf (10-day solitary prayers) at a nearby mosque, when he was hit by the car.
Locals said that the injured boy was rushed to the hospital; however, he succumbed to his injuries on way to the nearby Sub-district hospital (SDH) Magam.
They said that the driver of the car also sustained serious injuries and was shifted to SKIMS Bemina for treatment.