A labourer was killed when a portion of stone quarry caved in central Kashmir district of Ganderbal on Thursday, official sources said.
A group of labourers were working at a quarry at Kondabal Mansbal in Ganderbal when a portion of it suddenly gave way.
Bashir Ahmad Malla was buried under a pile of stones.
However, other labourers immediately removed the stones but could not save him.
Police has registered a case and initiated proceedings.