1 killed, 2 injured in Ganderbal accident

Mohammad Imran

Ganderbal: One person was killed and two others injured critically in a head on collision in Nuner area of Ganderbal, police said today.

The accident occurred when an i10 car (JK07- 3083) collided with a motorcycle (JK04A 9224) near Nuner area of Ganderbal on Friday evening causing injuries to three motor cycle borne youth, SHO Ganderbal, G M Rather told Kashmir Reader. He said the injured Bashir Ahmad Beigh and Habib Ullah Lone, both residents of Gurez, Bandipora and Shakeel Ahmad Shah Karnah Kupwara were seriously wounded in the accident.

“The injured were immediately removed to district hospital Ganderbal. From there, the doctors referred them to SKIMS Soura. However, Shakeel, one of the injured succumbed to his injuries on way to the hospital,” Rather said, adding “The two critically wounded men were being treated at the SKIMS,”

The injured persons and the deceased are said to be teachers at a seminary named Darululoom Kirmaniya, Nuner.

Meanwhile, police have arrested the car driver and registered a case in this regard.