Speedy vehicle hits motorcycle in Kulgam, one dead

KULGAM — One person died while two others were injured after a speedy vehicle hits a motorcycle in Khur Batpora area of Kulgam district in South Kashmir.

Quoting an official, news agency KNO reported that the accident took place on Saturday evening when a speedy vehicle hit a motorcycle in Khur Batpora area of the district, resulting in injuries to three persons.

The official according to the report said, they were shifted to District Hospital Kulgam for treatment where from doctors referred two of them to Sher-i-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS), Soura for advanced treatment.

He said, one among them identified as Mohammad Rafiq Malik, son of Abdul Rashid Malik succumbed to his injuries while the injured were identified as Bashir Ahmad, son of Abdul Ganie and Mushtaq Ahmad Malik, son of Ghulam Qadir Malik.

The trio are the residents of Khur Batpora village.

Meanwhile, Police have taken cognizance of the incident.