Woman Killed, Four Injured After Tree Falls On Them

SRINAGAR: A woman was killed and four others were injured after a tree fell on their hutment due to gusty winds in upper reaches of Wangath area of Kangan in central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district on late last night.

Reports said that a family residing in a hutment in Machkani forest area of Wangath Kangan came under a large tree uprooted by gusty winds late Friday evening, resulting in death of a woman identified as Gulshana Begum wife of Bilal Ahmad Pakhtoon, a resident of Wangath and minor injuries to four other family members.

The injured persons have been identified as Farooq Ahmad Bijran (50), his wife Gulshana Begum wife, their son Shakeel Ahmad Bijraan (12) and Rafiya, months old daughter of Bilal Ahmad Pakhtoon.(GNS)


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