Seven injured in Sonamarg road mishap

Seven injured in Sonamarg road mishap

KANGAN: Seven persons were injured in a road accident at Sonamarg area in central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district on Sunday.
Officials said that a tempo traveller on way to Kargil from Srinagar collided with a truck coming from opposite direction at Nilgrath Sonamarg on the Srinagar-Leh highway resulting in injuries to seven persons travelling in the tempo.
The injured persons have been identified as Mohammad Sharif Tak son of Ghulam Mohammad Tak (30), Mohammad Yousuf Shah son of Hameed Shah (30), Krishan Lal son of Jai Ram Lal (55), Narayan Singh son of Resh Paul Singh (50) Nawaz Ahmad Malik son of Abdul Gani Malik (28), Muzamil Ahamd Malik son of Gh Hassan Malik (28) and Himmat Singh son of Udham Singh 34, all residents of Doda. The injured were shifted to nearby PHC Sonamarg for medical assistance where doctors referred them to sub district hospital Kangan for advance treatment, officials said.
Police have taken cognisance of the case.