Boy killed, three injured after explosive device goes off in Shopian

Srinagar 11 Jul 2018

A 12-year-old boy was killed and three others injured after an explosive device went off in Memendar village of south Kashmir’s Shopian district on Wednesday.

A police official said that four boys were critically injured in a blast in Memendar village today.

He said the boys were injured when an explosive they were fiddling with went off accidentally.

The boys were rushed to district hospital Shopian for treatment where one of the injured, identified as Saliq Khursheed, succumbed.