College student dies of snake bite in Uri

Baramulla: A college student died after bitten by a snake in the border town of Uri in this north Kashmir district.

21- year- old Mohammad Saleem, son of Mohammad Sadiq Khan was bitten by a snake near his house in Machikrand village of the border town Uri on Friday night, SHO Uri Lateef Ahmad told Kashmir Reader today. Saleem, a BA first year student of government degree college Uri was removed by his family to the sub-district hospital for treatment.

“However, the doctors there declared him brought dead,” Ahmad said.