Cop killed in Samba road mishap

Bani accident victim airlifted to GMC Jammu
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Jammu: A police constable of Jammu and Kashmir Police today got killed in a tragic road accident in the district.

The deceased cop has been identified as Ram Parsad, son of Tilak Raj, resident of Hiranagar in Kathua district.

Police said that a Tipper loaded with sand turned turtle in the middle of the Jammu-Pathankot highway in Samba before it rammed into a car and a motorbike. In this road mishap, the policeman lost his life.

Immediately after the road mishap, police teams rushed to the spot and performed a rescue operation. In this rescue operation, the police constable succumbed to the injuries. An inquest proceeding has been initiated into the incident.

Meanwhile, a youth was wounded critically in a road mishap in the Bani area of Kathua district. Following the road accident, he was airlifted in a helicopter to Jammu’s Government Medical College and Hospital for specialized treatment.

Pertinently, a car and a motorbike collided with each other in which two persons were wounded. Of the two, one youth suffered critical injuries. Later, the Bani Hospital officials informed the administration. Immediately, a helicopter was arranged with the help of the Deputy Commissioner, Kathua, and the Divisional Commissioner, Jammu.

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