Kupwara, 24 Sep: Two revenue officials died and another suffered critical injuries in a road accident in north Kashmir’s kupwara district on Sunday late night.
Police said a maruti car bearing registration number (JK02AJ-2977) in which threw revenue officials were travelling from kupwara to border area of Machil kupwara fell into a deep gorge near Z-gali on Machil-Kupwara road.
They said two persons traveling in it died on the spot while another identified farooq Ahmed Dar of kalaroose critically injured.
Police official from Police station kalaroose said that the injured were immediately shifted to a hospital where the condition of him is stated to be critical.
The bodies were taken to the hospital for medical-legal medical formalities, he said.
The deceased were identified as Aijaz Ahmed dar of Sogam Lolab and Syed Nayeem Ahmed andrabi of Kanthpora Lolab.
“A case has been registered and further investigations have been taken up in this regard,” police said.