Two local labourers were found dead in their rented room at Dalipora area of district Pulwama on Saturday morning.
A medico at District Hospital Pulwama informed Rising Kashmir that both the labourers died due to inhaling gas during the night.
He said they had used a gas heater during the intervening night.
The deceased have been identified as Nisar Ahmad Kalas and Mohammad Ashraf Kalas both are from Draklaran, Rajpora area of the district.
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