3 persons killed as Vehicle i20 overturned in Handwara


i20 vehicleSajad Ahmad Lone

Handwara, April 3: Three persons were killed when a vehicle they were travelling in skidded off the road in Handwara area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Sunday evening.

A police officer told Kashmir Glory that a speedy vehicle (i20) bearing registration number Jk09A -4329 turned turtle at Udipora Langate in Handwara area this evening. The vehicle was travelling from Baramulla to Kupwara.

In the mishap all the three persons sustained serious injuries and were immediately evacuated by the locals and police  party to district hospital Handwara where doctors declared all of them dead, the officer said.

mishap 1He identified the deceased as Bilal Ahmad Malik son of Abdul Aziz  of Trehgam Kupwara, Irshad Ahmad son of Ghulam Qadir Mir of Gulgam Kupwara and Shabir Ahmad Mir son of  Ghulam Mohammad of Gulgam Kupwara.

Meanwhile, police has registered a case and started further investigations in this regard.