One dead, three others injured in road mishap in J&K's Doda

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A health worker was killed even as three others, including a minor, sustained injuries after the car they were on board met a mishap in Bhagwah area of Doda in Jammu division on Tuesday.

News agency GNS reported this morning that the car bearing registration number JK-17 1200 met an accident at Chapnari area of Bhagwah.

In the incident, 50-year-old man Lassa Mohammad son of Munawer Shaikh Akram resident of Abad Doda, working as a Health Department employee at PHC Bhagwah lost his life.

Three others identified as Shafia begum, 25, wife of Hamytullah resident of Kashtigarh, her unidentified baby, besides another Amir Hussain, 8, son of Parvaiz Ahmed resident of Bhagwah suffered different bodily injuries.

The injured trio was immediately evacuated and shifted to GMC Doda for medical treatment, where they are said to be stable.

Confirming the incident, SHO Doda Arun Sharma told GNS that a case under relevant sections is being taken up in this regard.