Srinagar : Two persons died while 36 were injured in different road accidents across the valley.
A truck bearing registration number JK05C-5709 and a Swift car bearing registration number JK01V-1845 collided at Palhallan, in the jurisdiction of Police Station Pattan, Baramulla. In this accident three person who were travelling in Swift car received injuries. All the injured were shifted to Sub District Hospital Pattan for treatment where one of the injured Masroor Ahmad Bhat son of Mohammad Ramzan resident of Banday Mohalla, Handwara succumbed to his injuries while other two injured persons were shifted to SKIMS Soura for further treatment. Police has registered a case in this regard.
In another accident, an unknown vehicle hit and injured a pedestrian Wali Mohammad Sain resident of Androoth, Rajouri at Sangrama, in the jurisdiction of Police Station Tarzoo Sopore. The injured was shifted to District Hospital Baramulla for treatment where he succumbed to his injuries. Police has registered a case in this regard.
An excursion bus bearing registration number JK05B/7099 turned turtle at Tangnar, in the jurisdiction of Police Station Khansahib, Budgam. In this accident 34 school children of Markazi Fallahi Khawateen (Nari Niketan) who were on way back from Doodh Pathri, Budgam to Kupwara were injured. All the injured were shifted to Sub District Hospital Khansahib where from two of them were shifted to Bone and Joints Hospital Srinagar and five to SMHS Hospital, Srinagar. Police has registered a case in this regard.