Jammu: A youth was killed on Thursday and another person injured in a road mishap in Salal area of Reasi district.
The road mishap occurred when a motorbike skidded off the road and plunged into a deep gorge at Salal area.
“One person Sandeep Singh was killed and another person injured in the road mishap,” said the sources. Immediately the rescue operation was launched by the locals and the police and they shifted the body of the deceased person and the injured to the hospital.
Following the road mishap, the locals staged a protest and blocked the road against the authorities for their failure in maintaining the road which is in shabby condition.
The protesters also shouted slogans against the health department for failing to send an ambulance timely although the officials concerned claimed that they immediately sent the ambulance.