3 die in Kishtwar accident

3 die in Kishtwar accident
Police identified the trio as driver Tariq Hussain, Arslan, and Jannu, all residents of Affani Paddar, Kishtwar.Special arrangement

Ramban: Three persons including the driver of a water tanker died on the spot on the Kishtwar-Paddar link road on Saturday.

Police said that a water tanker (JK02AF 8372) engaged with a construction company Patail in Kiru Hydroelectric Project, Kishtwar went out of the control of the driver and fell several hundred feet into a gorge at the Pathernaki project site, resulting in the death of three persons including the driver of the water tanker.

Police identified the trio as driver Tariq Hussain, Arslan, and Jannu, all residents of Affani Paddar, Kishtwar.

Police said that the bodies of all three were handed over to their relatives after conducting their postmortem at District Hospital Kishtwar.

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