Another accident claims five lives at Zojila Pass

SRINAGAR (KIMS) — Two days after five persons were killed, another major road accident at Zojila Pass claimed five lives on Thursday.

Reports said, a vehicle with five people on board skidded off the road and fell into gorge at Zojila Pass in Ganderbal district of Central Kashmir on Thursday afternoon, resulting in death to five persons.

The deceased persons were identified as Ab Hadi Balti, Mohd Amin Balti, Shabir Hussain, Mohd Hussain and Mohd Akbar — all residents of Kargil.

On Tuesday, five persons among them four were tourists were killed after a cab they were travelling in fell into gorge at Zojila Pass. — (KIMS)