Minor hit by army vehicle in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch, dies

A 13-year-old died after being hit by an army vehicle in Gulpore area of Poonch district in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday afternoon.

Quoting reports, news agency GNS reported that Sajad Ahmad son of Mohd Taj of Gulpore was injured critically after being hit by an army vehicle in the area.

Sajad was immediately taken to district hospital Poonch where doctors declared him as dead on arrival.

Medical superintendent Dr. Shamim Bhatti confirmed that the minor was brought dead to the hospital.

A police officer said that a case under relevant section of law has been registered and further investigations taken up, said the report.