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Shopian family barely escapes death after sleeping with LPG heater on


Srinagar: Four members of a family were found unconscious early Saturday morning after which they were shifted to hospital by police.

An official said that Javaid Ahmed Thoker son of Mohammad Iqbal thoker, his wife and two minor children were found unconscious at their residence in Nussipora Audoora in Keegam area of Shopian district.


Accordingly locals called Shopian police and Police post Keegam evacuated them to Sub district hospital Rajpora Pulwama, he said.

The four are undergoing treatment at the hospital and their condition is stable which was critical during the initial stage.

He added that they were found unconscious as family had kept LPG heater on during the night. (KNO)