BUDGAM: A man was critically injured after falling from his rooftop while he was clearing snow to prevent his house from collapsing, in central Kashmir’s Budgam on Thursday.
Officials identified him as Gulzar Ahmad Dar, 40, son of Ali Mohammad Dar, resident of Dood Khatu.
A local while talking to Kashmir Reader said that the man fell down while clearing snow from the roof of his house.
“He was immediately shifted to sub district hospital Chrar-e-Sharief in serious condition, from where he was shifted to hospital in Srinagar for advanced treatment,” he said.
Block Medical Officer (BMO) Chrar-e-Sharief Dr Masroora confirmed the incident and said that the man had sustained injuries in his backbone and head.
“After treatment he was referred to SKIMS Bemina for advanced treatment,” Dr Masroora said.