Two troopers die in Kashmir road accident

June 23rd, 2009 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS  

Srinagar, June 23 (IANS) Two paramilitary troopers died and four others received injuries Tuesday when the vehicle in which they were travelling collided with a bus carrying Amarnath pilgrims in Kashmir Tuesday.
The pilgrims, who were in the bus returning from the Amarnath cave temple, escaped unhurt, police said.

The collision occurred at Gagangeer, 64 km from here, on the Srinagar-Baltal road.

Six Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) troopers were injured and “two of them later succumbed to their injuries”, a police officer said.

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