Kashmir Road Continue to be Deadly- 5 More Dead, Several Injured in Ramban Road Accident

July 13

Mubashir Naik

Five people, including two minor girls, died and three others sustained injuries when a car they were travelling in rolled down into a deep gorge in Ramban district of Jammu Kashmir on Saturday.

A senior Police official posted in Ramban told The Kashmiriyat that a cab with eight passengers on board skidded off the road and fell down into a gorge on Alinbass-Ukhral link road in Ramsu area of the district this evening.

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He said that a rescue operation was launched jointly by the police and the locals, adding that, four people died on the spot while the driver succumbed to his injuries at Ramban district hospital.

The deceased have been identified as Neelofar Bano aged 16, Tarda Devi aged 54, Sanvi Devi, 10, Mohammad Iqbal Jaral aged 16 and driver Javed Ahmed Jaral aged 45.