Elderly woman dies after run over by army truck in north Kashmir's Bandipora

Vehicle seized, FIR lodged: Police
Elderly woman dies after run over by army truck in north Kashmir's Bandipora
A police spokesman said that the body of the woman was shifted to a hospital for completion of medico-legal formalities. Special Arrangement

Bandipora July 14: An elderly woman died after being run over by an army truck in Nadihal village of north Kashmir's Bandipora district on Wednesday.

Local sources told Greater Kashmir that the accident took place around 1:30 PM this afternoon when a convoy of trucks was passing through the area.

One of the army trucks ran over the elderly identified by an official as Gul Jani, wife of Abdul Rehman, a resident of Aragam village of Bandipora, resulting in her on spot death.

Soon after the incident, local police reached the spot and recovered the woman's body from beneath the truck.

A police spokesman said that the body of the woman was shifted to a hospital for completion of medico-legal formalities.

“In this regard, a case FIR under relevant sections of law has been registered and the vehicle has also been seized. Further investigation of the case is going on,” he said.

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