Two persons died while two others were injured in a road accident in Handwara, a police statement said on Wednesday.
A Santro car bearing registration number JK09A-1634 and a Bolero vehicle bearing registration number JK01S-6491 collided at Gund Kohroo, Handwara.
“In this accident two persons Abdul Rashid Lone son of Ghulam Ahmad resident of Mandgam, Zoona Begum wife of Ghulam Ahmad died on spot while other two persons Basit Ahmad Bhat resident of Mandgam and Shakeel Ahmad Lone son of Ghulam Ahmad got seriously injured. Both the injured were shifted to Srinagar hospital for treatment,” the statement said.
Meanwhile, fire broke out in village Mudder, Bandipora resulting in damage to the residential house and cow shed of Abdul Salam Rather son of Mohammad Shaban Rather resident of Madder Bandipora. Fire was brought under control by fire tenders and local police, the statement said.
It added that fire broke out in the mess shed of 29BN CRPF camp at Sanat Nagar, Srinagar, resulting in partial damage to the shed.