Man dies, 3 injured after falling into well

Man dies, 3 injured after falling into well

Baramulla: A man died and three others were injured after they fell into a well they were digging in Khaitangan village of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Thursday morning.
Locals said that the four men from a family in Khaitangan village fell off as a rope they were holding on to while digging the well broke down.
A passer-by called other people who retrieved all four from the well and shifted them to a hospital, where on of them was declared brought dead.
The deceased has been identified as Gulam Mohammad Rather, son of Abdul Aziz Rather. Doctors attributed the death to suffocation in the deep well.
The three injured have been identified as Firdous Ahmed Rather son of Abdul Ahad Rather, Mashook Ahmed Rather son of Abdul Ahad Rather and Abdul Ahad Rather, son of Abdul Aziz Rather. Their condition is said to be stable.
Police has registered a case and started investigation.