22-yr-old girl dies, 5 other family members injured in mysterious explosion at Handwara

22-yr-old girl dies, 5 other family members injured in mysterious explosion at Handwara

Tassaduq Huussain

Srinagar, Sep 16 (KNO): A 22-year-old girl died while five others suffered injuries on Thursday evening after a mysterious explosion took place at Tarapora area of Handwara in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district, official sources said.

Official sources told the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that an explosion took place in the house of Ghulam Mohammad Wani, son of Abdul Razak Wani at Maidanpora village of Tarapora area of Handwara, resulting into the death of a girl and injuries to five others.

The deceased has been identified as Shabnum while the injured were identified as Ghulam Muhammad Wani, son of Abdul Razaq Wani, Raja Begum, Janta Begum, Shabnum and Rifat.

Official sources said that the injured family members have been rushed to the hospital.

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However, they said that the cause of the explosion is being ascertained—(KNO)

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