Bodies of 2 children killed in cloudburst recovered

Sheikh Anees
Ganderbal: Two children were among three persons who were killed, while four others were wounded, in cloudburst that struck Kullan and Gagangeer villages of Ganderbal district on Thursday evening.
The cloudburst triggered flash flood and landslides, leading to blockade of Srinagar-Leh highway.
A girl, Iqra Jan, of Kullan was killed on Thursday and several others were reported missing. On Friday, bodies of Momin Ahmad Baba, a resident of Kullan, and Uttar Pradesh resident Raj Kumar, were recovered.
About 250 residential and non-residential structures, and crops, were damaged in flash floods. The government announced Rs 1.5 lakh to the families of the deceased, Rs 10,000 for critically injured and Rs 5,000 for those who sustained minor injuries.

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