A moving train crushed a youth to death in North Kashmir’s Pattan area on Monday.
Police sources told Kashmir News Trust that a 27 year old youth was walking along a rail track when the speedy moving train hit him near Gund Ibrahim Pattan. He died on spot.
A police official identified the deceased as Ghulam Hasan Mala son of Muhammad Jaffar, a resident of Kantrubugh Pattan.
“His body was handed over to the family after the completion of all legal formalities,” said a police official to KNT.
Meanwhile, police located the dead body of a man identified as Ghulam Hasan Wagay at Bonigam Qazigund. A police official said that prima facie it seems the man has died due to severe cold. He said that a case has been registered and investigation set into motion.