Kupwara, May 5: A motorcyclist died while his pillion mate sustained critical injuries during an accident in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Thursday evening.
A police official told that Mushtaq Ahmad Kumar son of Abdul Ahad Kumar and Shabir Ahmad Kumar were seriously injured when their bike collided with a Tata Sumo (Vehicle) in Haihama area of the frontier district.
Both the injured were shifted to Kupwara hospital where from they were referred to SKIMS Soura for specialized treatment.
However, Mushtaq later in the evening succumbed to injuries, he said, adding that another injured Shabir is being treated for injuries at SKIMS.
2015 Kashmir Despatch