Muscat: Aysha Takreem Yahya (13), a student of Indian School Al Muladha, who was critically injured on Monday following a horrific accident in Barka died at 3am yesterday at the Sultan Qaboos University Hospital.
She sustained severe head injuries when the car in which she was travelling was hit by
Her father, Yahya (44), who was taking his four children to school on Monday morning, was among the severely injured and is now recuperating at Khoula Hospital after surgery for multi fractures. His two sons have been discharged while another daughter, Khatija, is still admitted in Khoula hospital and being treated for leg fractures.
Yahya has a shop in Barka and the family hails from Bhatkal, a coastal town in the south Indian state of Karnataka.