Mentally-challenged man run over by train in Udhampur

Prem Chand, a resident of Sunal village, was crossing the railway tracks near Udhampur railway station when he was hit by a train on Friday, the Government Railway Police official said.

PTI
Jammu, Publish Date: Jul 22 2018 12:33AM | Updated Date: Jul 22 2018 12:33AM
Mentally-challenged man run over by train in UdhampurFile Photo

In the third such incident this week, a 67-year-old mentally-challenged man died after being hit by a train in Udhampur district of Jammu and Kashmir, an official said today.

Prem Chand, a resident of Sunal village, was crossing the railway tracks near Udhampur railway station when he was hit by a train on Friday, the Government Railway Police official said. He said the body was handed over to his family after legal formalities.

Chand was the third person who lost his life after being hit by a train in Jammu region since Wednesday. Two women, including a resident of Chhattisgarh, died in similar accidents in Samba and Jammu districts on July 18 and 19. 

 

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