1 killed, 10 injured in Rajouri mishaps

One person was killed while 10 others were injured in three separate road accidents in Rajouri district on Tuesday. Police said that an accident took place when two motorcycles collided head-on at Nerojal village on Rajouri-Thanamandi road resulting in injuries to four persons.

All the injured were shifted to Rajouri hospital where one injured namely Azhar Lone son of Farooq Lone succumbed while three injured namely BasharatHussain son of Munshi Khan, AmjadHussain son of Mohammad Zaffer and Umar Nissar son of Nissar Khan were provided first aid.

Police added that all the three injured were later referred to government medical college and hospital Jammu due to their critical condition.

In another accident of a minibus at Nowshera, six passengers sustained injuries and all have been hospitalised.

Police said that the accident took place when a minibus JK11 4522 on way to Nowshera from Siot turned turtle near petrol pump Nowshera and all the injured were rushed to Nowshera hospital where they are under treatment. In third accident, collision took place between a Tavera JK01R 7792  and motorcycle JK02AB 6687 on highway at Dalogra village of Rajouri resulting in injuries to motorcyclist Ajeet Singh son of Sant Ram resident of Siot. Injured was later shifted to army hospital Rajouri for treatment.

Police have registered cases under relevant sections of law in all the three accidents.