Road Accident: Two tourists die, over a dozen injured in Central Kashmir

Ganderbal:  Two tourists died while over a dozen sustained injuries in a road accident on Thursday near the Hariganiwan area of Kangan In Central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district.

Police sources told news agency Kashmir News Trust that the accident occurred on the Srinagar-Leh highway near Hariganiwan , when a tourist mini-bus (JK01N-9382) turned turtle, while it was on its way from Sonamarg to Srinagar.

They said that two tourists died in the accident and over a dozen suffered injuries. The injured were shifted to a nearby hospital where doctors referred four tourists to SKIMS Soura for advanced treatment.

Police and Army are on the spot.

A police official confirmed the death of two tourists. He said some of the injured are critical. (KNT)

Umar Raina

Umar Raina works for News Agency Kashmir News Trust (KNT) and is reporting from Central Kashmir Ganderbal district particularly Kangan Belt.

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