Stone-pelting leaves tourist dead in Valley

Stone-pelting leaves tourist dead in Valley

Stone-pelting leaves tourist dead in ValleyIn a tragic incident, a tourist from Chennai died on Monday after getting caught in stone-throwing near Narbal village on the Srinagar-Gulmarg road.The tourist was hit by a stone while on way to Gulmarg on Monday morning. Four tourist vehicles from Chennai were plying on the Srinagar-Gulmarg road when miscreants suddenly attacked them with stones near Narbal on the outskirts of Srinagar around 11.30 am, a police official said.“One tourist travelling in a vehicle was hit by a stone in the head. He was shifted to Shri Maharaja Hari Singh Hospital in Srinagar, but succumbed to injuries on Monday evening,” he said.The deceased has been identified as R Thirumuni, 23, from Chennai, the police official said. The Kashmir region has been tense and observed a shutdown on Monday to protest the civilian killings.

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