SRINAGAR: A youth was killed and another injured when they fell into a crusher machine in a factory in Ganderbal district.
Official sources said today that two youths were working in a factory at Hafiz Tailless Factory Pvt. Limited located in Chinar Kangan Wussan in Ganderbal when they fell into a crusher machine.
While working in the factory, Amir, age 23 years Son of Gulam Mohammad Malik from Lari Prang Kangan was caught in between the belt and the machine.Workers present said he was badly crushed and was rushed to Trauma hospital Kangan where doctors declared him brought dead.
Another youth Bashir Ahmad Sheikh son of Ghulam Mohammad Sheikh Kachnambal Kangan was critically injured.
The injured was immediately taken to a local hospital from where he was referred to S K Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS), Srinagar.
The body of Amir was handed over to his relatives, police said