Srinagar: Two laborers died due to suffocation when they were cleaning a well in Lasjan area of Srinagar on Tuesday.
Sources said that the two persons fell unconscious due to suffocation caused possibly by gas in the well they were cleaning at Lasjan.
Both were shifted to Shri Maharaja Hari Singh (SMHS) hospital Srinagar where doctors declared them dead.
The duo were identified as Zakir from Poonch and Talib of Gol Ramban in Jammu division.
Meanwhile, police have taken cognizance of the incident and started an investigations.