Srinagar: Two labourers died after falling from an under-construction building at Ashajipora area of south Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Saturday.
A police officer told GNS that on late Saturday afternoon, three labourers fell while working on the under-construction shopping complex of Dr. Azad at Ashajipora.
In the incident, the labourers suffered serious injuries and were shifted to District Hospital Anantnag for treatment. However, two of them succumbed to their injuries.
The deceased have been identified as Farooq Ahmad Bhat son of Ghulam Mohammad Bhat of Deetho and Mohammad Ishaq Wagay son of Bashir Ahmad Wagay of Brah Anantnag
The police officer said the condition of the third labourer is stated to be critical and has been referred to Srinagar hospital.
Police has taken cognizance of the incident and investigations have been taken up, the officer said. (GNS)