North Kashmir: 2 revenue officials killed, another wounded in road accident

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Baramulla: Two officials of the revenue department were killed and another injured in a road accident in Macchil area of the frontier Kupwara district

Syed Nayeem Andrabi of Kantpora village of Lolab and Ejaz Dar of Thayen village of Kalaroos were killed while another person identified as Farooq Ahmad of Sogam was injured when the car they were travelling in skidded off the road and plunged into a gorge near Z-Gali in border area of Macchil on Sunday evening, official sources told Kashmir Reader Monday.

Ahmad, who was seriously injured in the road accident, was taken to the Primary Health Centre, Kalaroos for treatment. However, the doctors there referred him to sub-district hospital Kupwara for advanced treatment.

The trio work as Patwaris in the revenue department in the frontier Kupwara district.