1 killed, 1 injured in highway collision

A man died while another got injured when a motorcycle they were riding on collided with an army vehicle on Jammu-Rajouri Highway near Bhambla.

As per police, 26-year old Anil Singh son of Surender Singh of Chouki Choura was killed while the pillion rider who sustained injuries was hospitalized.

Police said there was a head-on collision between the army vehicle and the motorcycle.

Meanwhile, in its official statement, army said a detailed investigation is underway and the army authorities have assured complete cooperation.

“Army remains totally committed towards ensuring safety and security of all citizens, be on Line of Control or in the hinterland,” it said.