Srinagar: Two girls were crushed to death near Chatroo road in Kishtwar district after a Scorpio vehicle ran over them when they were returning home from tuition classes on Thursday.
An official told the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that a Scorpio vehicle bearing registration number DL 3CAY 5020 crushed two girls to death near Sangambati on Kishtwar-Chatroo road when the duo was returning home after tuition classes.
He said that three others including the driver of the vehicle were also injured and were shifted to district hospital Kishtwar for treatment.
The official said that the driver of the vehicle lost control due to some snow slide and ran over the two girls, who were returning home on foot after attending tuition classes.
He identified the deceased as Aina Banoo (10) daughter of Abdul Hameed and Nasreena Banoo daughter of Gh Mohd- both residents of of Mulchiter village in Kishtwār District.
The injured were identified as Beguma Begum wife of Tousif Ahmed, Safina Begum wife of Abdul Hamed and Tousif Ahmed (Driver) son of Abdul Aziz—all residents of Kuchal village of Kishtwar district—(KNO)