Man killed; wife, daughter injured in Poonch accident

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Rajouri: A man was killed while his wife and daughter sustained critical injuries in an accident that took place at Sanai on Poonch highway on Wednesday.

As per police, the tragedy struck this afternoon when a car and a bus had a head-on collision at Sanai in Surankote.

“In this accident, 62-year old Bikram Singh, son of Thakur Singh, resident of Haveli Poonch, who was driving the car, lost his life while his wife Jasbir Kour and daughter Baljit Kour sustained serious injuries. They were hospitalised,” police officials said.

They further said that a case under relevant sections of law was registered in the police station Surankote while the body of the deceased was handed over to his legal heirs after medico-legal formalities in hospital. “Injured mother-daughter duo had been referred to GMC Jammu for specialised treatment,” they added.

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