Man buried under sand

Ganderbal: A man was buried alive under a heap of sand in Ganderbal district on Monday. 27- year-old Irfan Ahmed Malla, resident of Fatehpora Ganderbal died after a portion of the riverbank collapsed and fell on him during sand extraction in Fatehpora area, said a police official. He was shifted to a hospital where doctors declared him dead on arrival. Police have taken cognizance of the incident, said the official.