Kishtwar March 26: A 55 year old Assistant Executive Engineer posted in REW wing of Rural Development Department Kishtwar identified as Bishan Lal, a resident of Padder in Kishtwar District died last intervening night after he fallen from the stears of first floor of hotel near veterinary hospital Kishtwar.
As per the details, the incident took place at around 10.30 PM Saturday when the deceased came out of his hotel room where he was putting up since last several days and suddenly falls from the first floor of the hotel as a result of which he received multiple injuries. As soon as the incident took place, the hotel staff raise the alarm and call the police. Police party lead by SHO Police Station Kishtwar Sameer Jeelani immediately swung into action and shifted him to District Hospital Kishtwar where at around 1.30 am, the deceased breathe his last.
The preliminary investigation suggested that the deceased death was accidental, however police has started an inquest proceedings under section 174 Cr. PC. The death body of the deceased was shifted to hospital mortuary and will be handed over to the family members after completion of all legal formalities.
Several political and non political persons express grief and shock over the sudden death of Bishan Lal and prayed for the peace to the departed soul.
Meanwhile MGNREGA employees Association also condole the sad demise of AEE of his department. President of MGNREGA Association Kishtwar Tahir Masood termed the sudden death of Bishan Lal as tragic and a great loss to the department. He said that Association has suspended it strike for the day to mourn the death of its sub ordinate Officer who works with them since last several years. He also prays for the eternal peace of the departed soul and courage to family members to bear the irreparable loss.