Doda accident: 3 injured passengers succumb, toll 5

Doda accident: 3 injured passengers succumb, toll 5

Srinagar: Three more persons who were injured in a road accident in Doda Wednesday have succumbed to injuries taking the death toll to five.

Reports said that a minibus moving on Thatri-Gandoh road came under a shooting stone and got damaged, causing injuries to many.

Soon after the mishap, authorities launched a major rescue operation in the area.

Officials said that five among the passengers were killed while 11 others sustained injuries.

The deceased have been identified as Mansoor Ahmed,35, son of Saif Ali, Gulshan Begum, 30, wife of Mansoor Ahmed, Shakeela Begum, 45, wife of Gh Nabi, Mudassir Ahmed, 23, son of Javied Iqbal, all residents of Joura, Kamlasha Devi, 45, wife of Surjeet Singh of Sichal Tehsil Kahara.