Jammu and Kashmir: Couple injured after car plunges into gorge in Doda

A young couple was injured after their vehicle plunged into a gorge near Kandote area of Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday.
Jammu and Kashmir: Couple injured after car plunges into gorge in Doda
Jammu and Kashmir: Couple injured after car plunges into gorge in Doda

A young couple was injured after their vehicle plunged into a gorge near Kandote area of Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday.

A car bearing registration number JK02BL-6572 was on its way from Kishtwar to Jammu when it met with an accident at Lado Nallah near Kandote area, 6 km from Thathri town on Batote-Doda-Kishtwar highway.

An official said that the car skidded off the road and fell into a 70-feet deep gorge on a sharp curve.

"After receiving the information, locals and police immediately reached at the spot and shifted the couple to Trauma Hospital Thathri," he said.

Later, both were shifted to District Hospital Kishtwar for further treatment.

The injured were identified as Prof. Zahoor Ahmed (30) Son of Ghulam Mohd and his wife Uzma Begum (26), resident of Warwan, Kishtwar.

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