Two young women were killed after a tree fell on their house following a windstorm amid heavy rains at Chandaji area of north Kashmir’s Bandipora district on Wednesday morning.

Reports reaching said that a tree fell on the house of Arif Hussain at Chandaji area, close to forests resulting in the on spot death of two women died.

The deceased has been identified as Mubeena Bano daughter of Zakir Hussain and Shareefa (33) wife of Arif Hussain.

SSP Bandipora Rahul Malik also confirmed the death of the two women.

He said a police party was rushed to the site to ascertain further details and for the completion of legal formalities.