Woman dies after hit by army vehicle in south Kashmir




Srinagar: A woman was killed on Thursday evening after she was hit by an Army vehicle in Sheelipora village of Achabal in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district.

Official sources said that a woman was hit by an Army vehicle at her native village this evening.
They said that she was shifted to a onenearby hospital where doctors declared her brought dead. The deceased has been identified as identified as Shahzada Akhtar (35) wife of Fayaz Ahmad, resident of Sunsooma Achabal.
Meanwhile, soon after the incident, the locals took to the streets and protested against her death. They also demanded strict action against the driver, eyewitnesses said.
A police official has also confirmed the incident, adding that investigation in this regard has been started. (KNO)

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