Two killed as Van rolls down the gorge on Batote-Doda National Highway

UDHAMPUR, July 5: Two persons died when a Maruti Van bearing registration No. JK02V-1227 met with an accident near Kanderi Village of Assar.
According to SHO Assar , the incident occured when a Maruti Van on its way from Gandoh to Jammu met with an accident and rolled down from the road on Batote-Doda National Highway near Kanderi Nallah Assar at about 08 : 30 PM on Tuesday evening.
The locals and police rushed the spot immediately and started the rescue operation, wherein two persons were declared dead onspot. The deceased have been identified as :-
Mohd Sohail S/o Gh Rasool Rather Age approx 24 yrs R/o Changa,
and Anayat Hussain S/o Gh Nabi Age approx 38 yrs R/o Golibar Gandoh
Th bodies of Deceased were shifted to SDH, Assar. After medico legal formalities, the bodies were handed over to legal department.