Rajouri, 15 Sept : Seven  persons were injured in a road accident in Rajouri on Budhal-Kotranka  road today morning, officials said.

They said that a vehicle heading towards Rajouri from Kotranka veered off the road at Mandir Gala and crashed in a field,

Seven persons were injured in the mishap,  including two teenagers and four women, said an official to the media.

He said the injured were rushed to civil hospital by the locals.

After administering the first aid, four injured were referred to GMC Associated Hospital Rajouri, he added.

The injured were identified as Basharat Ahmed, his wife Guddi Begum, his daughter Mehreen Kouser, Sayeeda Tabassum, Dilshad Ahmed, Gulnaz Akhter and Suliman Rashid.

A police official said they have taken cognizance of the incident.