SRINAGAR: In a remote Reasi village, a father and son are reported to have been killed in a landslide. The incident happened at Thillu-Kalad village in Arnas area of Reasi.
The deceased duo was identified as Mohammad Shafi, 65, and his son Rashid, 30. They were on their way on Wednesday when the rains lashed the area and they were caught in a landslide. Later, the villagers rushed to the spot and retrieved the bodies from the debris.
With the family deprived of the two main breadwinners, the family is inconsolable. Locals have requested the government and social groups to help the family survive. The father-son, they said were on their way home with their cow that also died in the landslide. The landslide hit them while they were crossing a forest patch.
The family is dependent on livestock grazing and raring.