PC activist falls off a moving vehicle during electioneering
Srinagar: A 37- year old activist of Peoples Conference (PC) was injured critically after he fell from a moving vehicle near Bakhihaker in Handwara area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Tuesday afternoon.
Reports said that the man identified as Mushtaq Ahmad Mir son of Ghulam Mohammad Mir, a resident of Bhawan Watser, Rajwar suddenly fell off from a load carrier vehicle near Bakhihaker.
The mishap occurred when the load carrier part of the cavalcade was heading towards Handwara to attend a public meeting which was to be addressed by PC Chairman Sajad Gani Lone.
In the incident, Mir suffered critical injuries and was immediately rushed to district hospital Handwara in an unconscious state.
A doctor who operated upon the injured said that the condition of Mir is serious.
After being treated upon, Mir was referred to Srinagar hospital for specialized treatment. A police officer confirmed the incident and said that a case under relevant sections of law has been registered.
A police officer said that they have taken cognizance of the incident and it is being investigated under what circumstances the mishap took place. (GNS)