Waris Shah

Srinagar: A woman died and another person was injured in a road mishap in Bijbehara in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district this afternoon, officials said.

They told GNS that an accident took place near Petrol Pump in Sangam Bijbehara, resulting in injuries to two persons identified as Khatija Begum, wife of Abdul Aziz Awan and Bilal Ahmad Awan son of Mohammad Sultan – both residents of Rajouri.

The duo was evacuated from the site to SDH Bijbehara, where Khatija Begum succumbed shortly after being admitted for treatment.

Confirming it, a police official told GNS that a case has been registered in this regard for investigations. (GNS)