Five persons were injured in two different road accidents across the valley while two residential houses and a shop were damaged in different fire incidents, last evening, a police statement said.
“A bus bearing registration number 2270/JK04 driven by Bashir Ahmad Mir son of Late Abdul Gaffar Mir turned turtle near Zainapora Hajan. Four persons were injured in this accident. All the injured were shifted to hospital for treatment, the statement said.
In another accident, police said, “an auto rickshaw bearing registration number JK01E/1422 driven by Ishfaq Ahmad son of Ghulam Mohammad resident of Pampore collided with a truck bearing registration number JK14A/3097 near Panthachowk. In this accident the driver of the auto rickshaw was critically injured. The injured was shifted to hospital for treatment.”
Meawhile, fire engulfed two residential houses and a shop were damaging them, the statement added.
“Fire broke out in the residential house of Bashir Ahmad Najar resident of Khashi Pora Telbal, Srinagar. The house got partially damaged in this incident. Fire was brought under control by fire tenders and police,” it said.
“Fire broke out in the residential house of Mohammad Afzal Bhat son of Late Mohammad Khalil resident of Amdakadal. In this incident the house got partially damaged. Fire was brought under control by fire tenders and police,” the police said.
In another incident, it said, fire broke out in the kiryana shop of Mushtaq Ahmad Mir son of Ghulam Mohammad Mir resident of Shalgund, Lalpora, Kupwara. The structure got partially damaged in this incident.
Police said that it have registered cases to investigate the incidents.