A road accident on Wednesday killed an Amarnath yatri and a local driver and injured 28 pilgrims. The pilgrim was identified as Pramod Kumar while the driver was one Bilal Ahmed, a local from Ganderbal near Srinagar.  The accident took place in Bibjehara along the Srinagar-Jammu highway. Also Read - LSH vs FCS Dream11 Team Prediction, Vincy Premier League T10 2020: Captain And Vice-captain, Fantasy Cricket Tips La Soufriere Hikers vs Fort Charlotte Strikers at Arnos Valley Sporting Complex at 8 PM IST

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Large parts of Jammu and Kashmir are under curfew currently; Bibjehara is one among them. But the curfew didn’t stop the local Muslim residents who rushed after they heard the mini bus crash. According to various reports, the residents risked their lives and started an impromptu rescue operation. The locals have been mourning the death of two local youth who were killed by security forces in the recent firing incidents in the state. Also Read - SPB vs BGR Dream11 Team Prediction, Vincy Premier League T10 2020: Captain And Vice-Captain, Fantasy Cricket Tips Salt Pond Breakers vs Botanic Gardens Rangers at Arnos Valley Sporting Complex at 6 PM IST

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Bijbehara is J&K chief minister Mehbooba Mufti’s hometown and the CM saluted the efforts of the locals ‘who amid trying circumstances helped and evacuated the Amarnath yatris injured in the road accident.’

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