6 injured in Rajouri highway mishap

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Six persons were injured in a road accident that took place along Rajouri highway on Saturday.

All the injured are undergoing treatment in Nowshera sub district hospital. Three are said to be in critical condition with multiple injuries.

Police said that the accident took place on the highway at Lamberi Nowshera on Saturday afternoon when a tipper bearing registration number JK20A 2587 hit an auto with registration number JK11D 9281, resulting in injuries to six persons.

The injured have been identified as 41-year old Mukesh Kumar, son of Tej Ram, resident of Kalakote, 38-year old Bilal Hussain, son of Makhan Khan, resident of Mayari Kalakote, 37-year old Sanjeev Kumar, son of Satpaul resident of Kalakote, 49-year old Kartar Singh, son of Balak Ram, resident of Solki, auto driver Balwinder Singh son of Gurdev Singh resident of Lamberi and 19- year old Mohammad Hamid, son of Mohammad Bashir, resident of Solki.