Girl injured in landmine blast in Poonch

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In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, a 12-year-old girl was seriously injured in a landmine explosion in Poonch district of Jammu region.

The girl, Jameela Bi, was returning home after grazing her goats when she accidentally stepped on a landmine near her Sokud-Bagyal Dhara village in the district.

She was seriously injured in the explosion and was immediately evacuated to the nearby hospital. She was administered first aid there and later re-ferred to the Poonch district hospital for specialised treatment.—KMS

 

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