The labourer was identified as Jahangeer Wani, 35, son of Abdul Gani Wani, a resident of Banihal.

SRINAGAR — A labourer was killed after he was hit by a rock at the under construction Zojilla tunnel in Central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district on Friday.

Officials identified the labourer as Jahangeer Wani, (35), son of Abdul Gani Wani, a resident of Banihal.

He was immediately rushed to Sub District Hospital (SDH) Kangan where from he was shifted to SKIMS, Soura for specialized treatment.

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However, he succumbed to his injuries at SKIMS, Soura.

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