A labourer died and five others were injured today when vehicle they were travelling in met with an accident in Thanamandi, police and reports said.
As per details, a Tata Mobile (JK11 3729) attached with a private company, which was on its way to Lah from Khablan village of Thanamandi, plunged into a deep gorge.
One laborer identified as Mohammad Maqbool son of Ahmed Sheikh resident of Kupwara died on the spot.
At least five others were also injured in the accident. Three of the injured have been identified as Gulzar Ahmed, Ghulam Hussain and Abdul Rashid all residents of Kupwara.