Teen dies after wall collapses on him in Bandipora

A teenager died after a fencing wall collapsed on him in Pazalpora village of north Kashmir’s Bandipora district on Sunday afternoon.

The deceased were identified as Hilal Ahmad Baba (16) son of Abdul Gaffar Baba  of Bonakoot village.

An official said that the teen was playing on his mobile phone near the wall when it fell on  him. “The wall collapsed and he came under it, receiving critical injuries. He was taken to district hospital Bandipora where doctors declared him dead on arrival,” the official said.