Fire in PoK triggers land mine blasts along LoC

A wildfire, which occurred in PoK, triggered explosions of seven landmines along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir`s Poonch district.

Last Updated: Nov 15, 2011, 13:43 PM IST

Jammu: A wildfire, which occurred in PoK,
triggered explosions of seven landmines along the Line of
Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir`s Poonch district after it
spread to this side, Army said here on Tuesday.

The blaze spread to this side of the LoC in the forward
belt of Mendhar tehsil last night, they said.

The flames have been brought under control and there was
no report of any injury or casualty, they said.

PTI