Kishtwar, May 25:Four Members of a Bakerwal were killed after a tree fell on their makeshift tent in Bahlna forests in Kishtwar district last night, officials said on Thursday.
They said that the tree fell amid gusty winds and heavy rain fell in the area around midnight.
The deceased have been identified as :
- Nazir Ahmed (55),
- Anwar Begum W/o Nazir Ahmed, Shama (42)
- Begum W/o Shoket Ahmed (26)
- Shakeel Banoo (17)
All are residents of district Kathua
Confirming it, Station House Officer Kishtwar Abid Bukhari said that a case has been registered in connection with the incident.