Four persons died while 11 others were injured in road accidents across the valley.
According to police spokesman, an unknown Tata Mobile hit a boy Salim Reyaz , resident of Borihalan Hurpora, Shopian, resulting in his on spot death. Meanwhile, a truck bearing registration number JK03B/1541 hit a pedestrian Mohammad Shaban resident of Bathen at Khrew near Girls Higher Secondary School, resulting in his on spot death.
In another accident, an unknown school bus hit and injured a 06 year old boy Muntazir Fayaz Parry resident of Watigam at Watigam, in the jurisdiction of Police Station DH Pora. He was shifted to District Hospital, Kulgam for treatment where he succumbed to his injuries.
In another accident, a LP truck bearing registration number JK024/3787 driven by Surinder Singh resident of Mishrawala, Jammu hit a motorcycle bearing registration number JK03C/0260 at Vessu Qazigund. In this accident the pillon 42 years old Asha Banoo resident of Kewa died on spot.
Spokesman further adds that in another accident, a truck bearing registration number JK13A/5244 driven by Mohammad Ashraf Malik resident of Memendar Shopian and a Maruti car bearing registration number JK01C/8719 driven by Reyaz Ahmad Taidwah resident of Gund Kangan collided with each other at Nuner Ganderbal. In this accident the driver of Maruti car and Nazir Ahmad resident of Gund Kangan got injured. Both the injured were shifted to Sub District Hospital, Ganderbal for treatment.
A Tavera vehicle bearing registered number JK03C/1063 and Sawraj Mazda vehicle bearing registration number JK03/7551 collided at main market Ashmuqam. In this accident six school children travelling in Sawraj Mazda vehicle got injured. All the injured were shifted to Ashmuqam Hospital for treatment. Police has registered a case in this regard.
A truck bearing registration number JK03B/8621 driven by Manzoor Ahmad Shah resident of Takiya Gonipora Tangmarg hit an 11 year old boy Muzaffar Ahmad resident of Nilgurth at National Highway Nilgurth Sonamarg. The injured was shifted to hospital for treatment. Police has registered a case in this regard.
An Eco van bearing registration number JK01V/1091 and a Tiller collided near Ganapora in the jurisdiction of Police Station Kralgund, resulting in injuries to two passengers Rifat Jan daughter of Abdul Rashid and Saira Begum wife of Ghulam Nabi residents of Magam Handwara. Both the injured were shifted to hospital for treatment. Police has registered a case in this regard.