Five members, including 2 children killed due to suffocation
Srinagar: Five members of a family from Tanghdar area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district died of suffocation last night at a rented accommodation at Bemina in Srinagar.
A police official said that a family from Tangdar had come to Srinagar for medical treatment of a lady and had rented a room in Mansoor Colony Bemina, Srinagar.
Early details suggest that due to leakage of gas in the intervening night of 4th and 5th January, 5 members including 2 children, 2 women and a male member died of suffocation.
The police did not divulge any further details, adding that identities of the slain are being ascertained. (CNS)