Mines explode along LoC in Rajouri

Last Updated: Sunday, May 23, 2010 - 20:45

Jammu: Several mines exploded along the Line
of Control (LoC) along Indo-Pak border in Rajouri district of
Jammu and Kashmir, police said on Sunday.

Fire erupted on the Pakistan side of forest along LoC
and spread to Indian side in Keri sector of Noushera belt in
Rajouri district last night, they said.

Several mines exploded as a result of the fire, the
police added.

Army, forest officials and police later controlled the
fire, they said, adding a forward post was also
partially damaged in the fire.

However, there was no loss of life or injury to anyone
in the fire, they said.


First Published: Sunday, May 23, 2010 - 20:45
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