Boy dies in accident in Bandipora

BANDIPORA: A motorcyclist died, on Sunday, while his pillion rider was injured in a road mishap in Bandipora district of north Kashmir.
Tazim Ahmad Mir, 18, died after his motorcycle hit a tree on Bandipora-Sopore Highway near Putushay village, a senior police official said.
“His (Tazim) pillion rider, Sheeraz Ahmad Mir was injured and has been referred to Srinagar hospital for treatment,” the official said, adding, “Both are residents of Adipora area of Sopore.”