RAMBAN, Jan 19: A jeweller was killed when the car he was driving skidded off the road and plunged into gorge near Sangaldhan on Ramban-Gool road, here today.
The ill-fated vehicle bearing registration number JK19-3693 was on its way to Gool from Ramban, when the driver lost control over the vehicle and it landed into gorge near Sangaldhan on Ramban-Gool road, resulting into on the spot death of the driver.
After getting information, police team rushed to the spot and with the help of locals retrieved the body from the gorge.
The body of the deceased has been shifted to CHC Gool for autopsy, which will be conducted tomorrow.
The deceased has been identified as Abdul Rashid Zargar, son of Ghulam Qadir Zargar, a resident of Qazi Mohallah Rishi Bazaar District Anantnag. The deceased was running a jewellery shp at Gool.
A case under relevant sections has been registered at Gool Police Station and investigation started.