Two tourists killed, over two dozen injured as vehicle overturns in Ganderbal

The vehicle skidded off the road on Srinagar-Leh highway near Hari Ganiwan area of Ganderbal district and turned turtle.
Two tourists were killed and several others injured in the accident.
Two tourists were killed and several others injured in the accident.Mubashir Khan for Greater Kashmir

Srinagar, Mar 24: Two tourists were killed and over two dozen injured after a vehicle they were traveling in overturned in central Kashmir's Ganderbal district on Thursday.

Quoting an official, news agency KNO reported that the vehicle bearing registration number JK01N-9382 on way to Srinagar from Sonamarg skidded off the road and turned turtle on Srinagar-Leh highway near the Hari Ganiwan area of Ganderbal district.

In the incident, 25 persons received injuries who were shifted to hospital for treatment. Two women succumbed to their injuries, said an official.

He said the others are undergoing treatment at SDH Kangan, adding police have taken cognizance of the incident and started an investigation.

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