Kangan: A man died during the process of cutting down a poplar tree in Kangan area of Central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district on Saturday afternoon.
Officials said that a laborer was cutting down a poplar tree at Nilla Najwan Kangan when during the process, the tree came crashing down over him leaving him critically injured.
They said The Deceased has been identified as Jalaluddin son of Muhammad Yaqoob of Wusan Kangan was declared dead on arrival by doctors at Sub District Hospital Kangan.
Officials said after completion of all medico-legal formalities, the body of the deceased was handed over to his legal heirs for last rites
Kangan police registered a case under relevant sections.