Retired J&K policeman killed in road accident

Jammu: A retired officer of the Jammu and Kashmir Police was killed and his two sons injured in a road accident in the state’s hilly Kishtwar district on Sunday, police said.

Former Deputy Superintendent of Police Hakka Din Sheikh was killed when his car rolled into gorge at Machi Pal in Kishtwar as he was on his way from Gandoh to Bhaderwah town, said a police spokesman.

Sheikh died on the spot and his two sons were injured and have been shifted to hospital, he added.