Photographs by Mudassir Maqbool

A minor was killed earlier today while four others received injuries in a mysterious blast in south Kashmir’s Shopian district.

He has been identified as 11-years-old Salik Khurshid, son of Khurshid Ahmad, a resident of Meemander Shopian.

People at the funeral procession of a minor boy killed when an unexploded device went off.
People at the funeral procession of a minor boy killed when an unexploded device went off.

An official said that some children were fiddling with an unexploded grenade in Memander village of Shopian which exploded resulting in the death of one and injuring four children.

All the injured have been referred to a hospital in Srinagar.


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