2 killed in Rajouri highway accidents

Two person were killed in two separate road accidents that took place on Jammu Rajouri Poonch highway on Wednesday morning.

A police official said that an accident took place when a Tata mobile vehicle met with an accident  at Deri Ralyote village  falling under jurisdiction  of Manjakote police station of Rajouri district.

Driver identified as Mohammad Ashraf resident of Poonch Mandi died on the spot.

Second accident took place when a tractor rolled down the road at Kallar village of Rajouri.

Driver of the tractor identified as Suresh Kumar son of Sant Ram  of Kaller sustained critical injuries and was taken to Rajouri hospital where he was declared as brought dead.

Body of accident victim was later handed back to his family for last rites. Police said that cases under relevant sections of law have been registered in both the accidents.