12-yr-old girl injured in mine explosion near LoC
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Last Updated: Friday, December 02, 2011, 15:29
Srinagar: A 12-year-old girl on Friday was injured when an anti-personnel mine exploded near the Line of Control (LoC) in Tangdhar sector of District Kupwara, official sources said.

The incident occurred when she stepped on the mine while collecting firewoods from a forest. The mine was meant to check infiltration of militants, they said.

The girl has been hospitalised.


First Published: Friday, December 02, 2011, 15:29

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