A woman was killed and 30 people injured in an accident in Budgam district in Kashmir Valley, when a passenger vehicle skidded off the road in Pakherpora after the driver lost control over the wheel. The injured passengers were taken to hospital, police said. In another accident, one person was killed and six were injured in Doda district of Jammu region. Police said that a load carrier vehicle on way to Gundna from Doda town rolled down 200 feet into a deep gorge in Bidwan village after the driver lost control. Sawal Singh, owner of the vehicle, died on the spot. Two critically injured people were taken for specialised treatment to the government medical college hospital in Jammu city.
2015 Kashmir Despatch