Motorcyclist injured in road accident

A motorcyclist was critically injured in a road mishap on Srinagar-Leh highway in Kangan area of central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district on Wednesday.

Officials said a bike bearing registration number JK0AB-0386 which was coming from Srinagar to Sonamarg collided with a truck (JK05B-2298) coming from opposite direction near Sumbal power house in Gund tehsil.

In the accident the biker Bilal Ahmad Bhat of Wompora Pulwama received critical injuries. He was rushed to sub district hospital Kangan, where from he was referred to Bone & Joint hospital Barzula Srinagar.

Police have taken cognizance of the case.