SRINAGAR: A carpenter died after he fell off from the rooftop of a residential house in Kangan locality of central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district on Sunday.
An official told the news agency KNO that the carpenter identified as Ghulam Hassan Khattana (53), son of Sheerbaz Khattana of Harwan area of Srinagar fell from the rooftop of a newly constructed house in Hariganiwan area of Kangan today.
He said that the house belongs to one Ishfaq Ahmad Chechi son of Farooq Ahmad Chechi of Hariganiwan.
The official said that he was immediately shifted to SDH Kangan, where doctors declared him dead on arrival.
He added that the body is still lying at SDH Kangan and will be handed over to his family members for last rites.