Two persons died and twelve others were injured in two separate road accidents across the valley. A police statement said on Tuesday.
Twelve passengers were injured when a Tata 407 passenger vehicle bearing registration number JK01D/3378 turned turtle near Ompora, Budgam. All the injured were shifted to District Hospital, Budgam for treatment.
Among the injured Mohammad Yousf Dar son of Ghulam Rasool resident of Takiya, Khan Sahib, Budgam was referred to SKIMS Soura where he succumbed to his injuries.
Meanwhile, a Tractor bearing registration number JK09/8919 on way from Chilyan to Teetwal rolled down into the river Kishan Ganga. Faraz Ahmad son of Mohammad Iliyas resident of Teetwal, Karnah got drowned and Jaffer Ahmad Mir son of Ghulam Hassan resident of Ckokli received injuries in the mishap.
Both of them were travelling on the tractor. The injured was shifted to Sub District Hospital Tangdar for treatment. The body of Faraz was fished out by the local of Pakistan administered Kashmir (PaK) and handed over to Police Station Karnah through Army authorities. Later Karnah Police handed over the body of deceased to his relatives for last rites.