PAMPORE: A labourer from Banihal died after falling from an under construction mosque at Wuyan, Khrew area of Pampore in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Sunday.
Station House Officer (SHO) Khrew Javaid Ahmad told Kashmir Reader that the victim was working as labourer at the under construction mosque at Wuyan village of Pampore. He accidentally fell from second storey, he said.
The deceased identified as Tanveer Ahmad Zohda, son of Ghulam Mohammad of Chanjlow Banihal, Ramban was immediately rushed to SKIMS Soura, Srinagar in a serious condition but died on way, the SHO said.
Inquest proceedings under section 174 CrPC have been started into the matter, the official said adding that the body of the deceased was handed over to his family for last rites.