Mudslide kills 2 in Sopore village

Two girls were killed and another was injured after they came under a mudslide in Hardshiva village of Sopore

Sources said the girls were passing through Reshipora Hardshiva area when a mudslide hit them.

They were evacuated by locals and rushed to Sub District hospital Sopore where doctors declared two of them brought dead.

Block Medical Officer (BMO) Sopore Mohammad Sami confirmed that two girls were brought dead while another has been referred to Srinagar for specialised treatment.

The BMO identified the deceased girls as Shoki daughter of Mohammad Ashraf Wagay of Wadoora, and Shahista Farooq Rather alias Insha daughter of Farooq Ahmed Rather of Hardshiva.

Meanwhile police in this regard has registered the case and further investigation has taken up