Landslides in Poonch kill one, two injured | KNO

Landslides in Poonch kill one, two injured | KNO

Kashmir News Observer (KNO)

Poonch, February 21 (KNO) : A man died while two others sustained critical injuries after landslide hit a goods carrier vehicle near Mandi town of Poonch district. Official sources told KNO the incident took place on Thursday evening, adding that a Tata mobile carrying fuel for towers of a private telecom company came under a heavy land slide when it was moving on Mandi-Baila road. In this incident, one of the person travelling in the vehicle got killed while other two got critically injured who were rescued from the spot and shifted to Mandi sub district hospital. However, later, both have been shifted to district hospital following their critical condition. The deceased has been identified as Makhan Singh son of Ramesh Singh resident of Akhnoor dies while as two others who were injured during the mishap were identified as Anjum Parvez of Surankote and Deepak of RS Pura.(KNO)