A labourer from Banihal died during a scuffle between labourers in Murad Pora area of Shopian district on Friday evening.

An official said that the labourers, who were putting up at a rented accommodation in Shopian, had a scuffle today evening.

He said that in the incident one labourer namely Nasir Ahmad Naik (19) of Banihal was critically injured and succumbed to injuries before reaching on way to the hospital.

The official added that police have taken cognizance of the incident and investigation has been taken up.