Srinagar, Jul 15: Two youth died and another was seriously injured after the motorcycle they were riding was hit by an unknown vehicle in Khansahib area of central Kashmir's Budgam district on Friday evening.
A police official told Greater Kashmir that the trio, residents of Sitharan riding the motorcycle bearing number PB09M2154-was was hit by the unknown vehicle near Arizal Masjid resulting into the death of two of them.
The deceased have been identified as Mohammad Ismail Lone, son of Irshad Ahmad, 25 and Mohammad Yousuf Lone, son of Manzoor Ahmad, 26.
The injured identified as Mushtaq Ahmad Lone, son of Ghulam Qadir, 24, has been admitted to SMHS Hospital Srinagar where he is said to be critical. Police have registered a case under FIR no 119/2022 under relevant sections of law and a manhunt has been launched to nab the accused driver.