Teenager killed, another injured in Budgam road accident

BUDGAM — A teenager was killed while another was injured in a road accident in Chadoora area of central Kashmir’s Budgam district on Wednesday afternoon.

An official said that two teenagers were injured after the bike they were riding on skidded off from road in Borwah area of Chadoora.

He said both of them were shifted to sub-district hospital Nagam where from they were shifted to SMHS Srinagar, however, one among them succumbed to his injuries later.

He identified the deceased as Imran Farooq son of Farooq Ahmad lone (15) and injured as Moomin Altaf son of Mohammad Altaf Sheikh (18)—both residents of Yarikalan Chadoora.

Meanwhile, police have taken cognizance of the incident and have started further investigation in this regard. — (KNO)