Srinagar: A 22-year-old youth from Noorbagh area of Srinagar died after a motorbike stunt, he was attempting, went horribly wrong on Wednesday evening.
Official sources told news agency GNS that the incident took place near Hazratbal in outskirts of Srinagar when Suhail Ahmad Mattoo, son of Javaid Ahmad Mattoo, a resident of Noorbagh Srinagar was practicing stunts on his (JK01AE-4601).
Sources said that preliminary investigations have revealed that the biker hit a road divider during the stunt and fell topsy-turvy. He suffered head injuries and was immediately shifted to SKIMS Soura for treatment where he was declared brought dead.
In recent past, bike stunts have seen surge and people have requested police to keep a check on it.
People said that the parents need to counsel their wards and inculcate a sense of traffic rules in them to prevent such tragic accidents.