Old shell explodes in Handwara school, sweeper injured

The Kashmir Walla needs you, urgently. Only you can do it.

The Kashmir Walla plans to extensively and honestly cover — break, report, and analyze — everything that matters to you. You can help us.

Most Read This Week

A sweeper was injured on Saturday after an old shell went off while he was clean a private school in Handwara area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district.

Official sources told a local news agency, Global News Service (GNS) that the sweeper identified as Reyaz Ahmad Ahanger son of Abdul Ahad Ahanger was cleaning the Hillwill School when the shell went off, leading to injuries to him.

He was shifted to hospital and his condition is stated to be stable, they said.

SP Handwara Dr. GV Sandeep told GNS that investigations into the incident have revealed that it was old shell which exploded, leading to the injuries to the sweeper. “He is stable,” the police officer added. (GNS)

Choose a plan as per your location

Latest News

Army man dies in accidental fire in north Kashmir

An army trooper was killed after his service rifle went off accidentally on thrusday in Rafiabad area of Sopore...

More Articles Like This