Srinagar, Aug 12: A Tata Sumo vehicle with registration number JK 05 D 0898 belonging to Altaf Hussain met with an accident on Wednesday, a defence spokesman in a statement issued here said.

“The driver lost control over the vehicle and the Tata sumo toppled down the hill. The vehicle owner approached the Army at Uri for the help”, he said.

The troops of local engineer workshop from Army quickly responded to the emergency and carried out recovery operations. The recovery started at 10 am and the vehicle was recovered by 2pm.The vehicle owner thanked the army for the help extended, he said.