Doctor Escapes death as his car skids into deep gorge


Jammu and Kashmir

Doda, May 31: 

A young doctor narrow escaped death when his Maruti car bearing registration number JK02N-3848 skidded off the road and fell into a deep gorge at Suigwari area of Doda on Batote – Kishtawar highway Tuesday morning.

According to the eyewitnesses, a Maruti Car was on its way to Kishtwar from Jammu, when reached at Suigwari 7 Km from Pul Doda. Driver lost control of the car while taking a curve and fell into 40 feet deep gorge resulting in minor injuries to the driver.

Later, the driver was rescued by Army and Police with the help of some locals who rushed to the spot and shifted the driver to Distt Hospital Doda, where he is said to be out of danger by the Hospital authorities.

The injured has been identified as Veterinary Assistant Surgeon Dr Shadab Gagroo, son of Abid Gagroo Resident of Kishtwar.

Police has registered a case in this regard.

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