2 girls die in mudslide, another injured
Srinagar, May 22: Two girls died while another one was injured critically after they came under a mudslide in Hardi Shiva area of Sopore in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Wednesday.
Reports said the girls were passing through the Reshipora Hardshiva area when a mudslide hit them and injured all of them critically.
They were evacuated by locals and passersby to Sub District Hospital Sopore where doctors declared two of them brought dead while another was treated, they said.
Block Medical Officer (BMO) Sopore Mohammad Sami confirmed the death of two girls and identified them as Shoki, daughter of Mohammad Ashraf Wagay of Wadoora, and Shahista Farooq Rather, alias Insha, daughter of Farooq Ahmed Rather of Hardshiva.