Lady, Youth Attempt Suicide in Islamabad, Six Gamblers Arrested



In an attempt to end their lives, two persons consumed poisonous substance at their home in South Kashmir.

A lady (name withheld) resident of Shalgam, Sirgufwara consumed some poisonous substance at her home. She was shifted to Srinagar hospital for treatment.

Meanwhile, a 25 year old youth resident of Chenigund, in the jurisdiction of Police Station Sirgufwara consumed some poisonous substance at his home. He was shifted to Sub District Hospital Bijbehara for treatment wherefrom he was referred to Srinagar hospital for further treatment, police said on Saturday.

Meanwhile, police arrested six gamblers and recovered stake money of Rs 6035/= along with the bundle of cards from the gambling spot.

Acting on a tip off police raided a gambling site in the house of Ghulam Mohi-ud-din Sheikh resident of Bonpora Akingam and arrested six gamblers who were identified as Ghulam Mohi-ud-din, Reyaz Ahmad Khanday son of Ghulam Hassan resident of Aanchidoora, Ghulam Hassan Naikoo son of Abdul Salam resident of Hangalgund, Kokernag, Ajaz Ahmad Bhat son of Abdul Satar resident of Nunwani, Mohammad Yousuf Mir son of Ghulam Hassan resident of Sherpora and Mudasir Ahmad Malik son of Abdul Rashid resident of Arwani. Stake money of Rs 6035/= and 02 bundles of playing cards were recovered from the gambling site. A case FIR number 19/16 under section 13 gambling act was registered in Police Station Achabal and investigation was taken up.

The police said that five persons were injured in different road accidents in the valley.

In Islamabad, an unknown vehicle hit and injured a BEACON employee Kuna Dass resident of Ganapur Bihar at present Khanabal on Srinagar-Jammu Highway Khanabal. He was shifted to hospital for treatment.

In Kulgam, a Truck bearing registration number JK01G-7639 skidded off the road near Titanic Mode Jawahir Tunnel, Qazigund, resulting in injuries to the truck driver Kuldeep Singh resident of Jammu. The injured was shifted to Qazigund hospital for treatment.

In Srinagar, a Sumo bearing registration number JK05-9110 skidded off the road at Pinch Mandi near Bemina Crossing Safakadal, resulting in injuries to a pedestrian Hamza Malik resident of Uri and two passengers Freechi Bano resident of Pattan and Shameema resident of Baramulla boarding the vehicle. All the injured were shifted to hospital for treatment.


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