KUPWARA: A policeman was killed after he received serious injuries while cutting firewood for a local Mosque in Madhmadav village of Lolab in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Sunday evening.
Official reports said that some people of Madhmadav village of Lolab Kupwara went to nearby forests for cutting firewood for their local Mosque. Among them, one person came under the branch of a tree and received serious injuries. He was shifted to nearby hospital. However, doctors declared him brought dead. The deceased was identified as Khursheed Ahmad Baba 27 son of Abdul Aziz Baba resident of Madhmadav Kupwara, it has learnt that deceased was a police constable posted in police control room Kupwara and was on leave from past two days.