Batote Oct. 19: A speeding truck on Friday morning killed a shepherd boy and his thirty goats at Batote- Kishtwar on Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir.
The truck hit a shepherd and flock near Thopal at Batote,
The deceased has been identified as identified as Rehmatullah, of Trungal village of Doda. the body of the deceased shepherd was later shifted to Batote hospital for medico-legal formalities.
The protesters blocked the national highway resulting in heavy jam.
Meanwhile, a team from the sheep husbandry department have reached to spot to treat the injured livestock.