RAMBAN, Apr 18: A truck loaded with ration of Food Corporation of India (FCI) plunged into River Chenab at Nihad on Jammu-Srinagar National Highway early this morning.
The ill-fated vehicle bearing registration number JK01L-8698 was on its way from Jammu to Srinagar when it met with accident.
On getting information, a police party from Ramban Police Station rushed to the spot and brought out the critically injured truck driver from the gorge. He was immediately rushed to Ramban Hospital where doctors declared him as brought dead.
The deceased has been identified as Nasurulla, son of Habibullah of Sheeri, Baramulla.