March 2002 News

Two children killed, five hurt in J&K explosion

20 March 2002
The Indian Express

Srinagar: A bomb blast killed two children and wounded five others in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday, police said. ''An explosion took place at Lolab on Wednesday. According to initial reports two children died on the spot and five others were injured,'' a police official told Reuters. Lolab lies in Kupwara district, 85 km northwest of Srinagar. Last week four children were killed and 23 others, mostly children, were injured when a grenade some were playing with exploded in south Kashmir.


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