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Truck driver killed in stone-pelting in Kashmir, 2 arrested
Jammu & Kashmir

Truck driver killed in stone-pelting in Kashmir, 2 arrested

Agency News

New Delhi, 26 August, 2019: In a stone throwing incident, the driver of a truck was killed on Monday morning in South Kashmir’s Anantnag district. Two youths were arrested regarding with the untoward incident.

Soon after the incident, the driver, Noor Mohammed Dar, 42, was rushed to a nearby district hospital, from where he was referred to Sher-e-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences at Soura near Srinagar where he was declared brought dead.

Police have detained six youths related to the incident. The stone throwing incident happened at Zradipora in Uranhall locality of Bijbehara area in Anantnag.

The arrested youths were being questioned to ascertain their motive behind the crime, police said, adding that the duo had no past criminal history.