SRINAGAR: A 24-year-old youth succumbed to injuries after falling from a walnut tree in an adjacent village in Lolab area in this north-Kashmir district on Saturday afternoon.
Reports said that the youth Bilal Ahmad Bhat son Abdul Khaliq Bhat, resident of Siver Kawari fell from a tree while harvesting walnuts at Warnow Chekk area. The youth was immediately evacuated to a nearby health facility wherefrom he was referred to SDH Kupwara, however soon after his admission, he succumbed to his injuries.
A police official has confirmed the incident to news agency GNS.
A pall of gloom has descended over the locality over the tragic death of the youth.