South Kashmir resident injured after littered shell goes off in Poonch


A resident of Anantnag district of south Kashmir was wounded after a littered shell went off near the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday, police said.
DSP Headquarters Shahid Nayeem told Greater Kashmir that a man was critically injured after he fiddled with an unlettered shell lying on a roadside in Bandichichya village of the district located near the LoC.
The victim, identified as Muhammad Iqbal, son of Muhammad Rashid, a resident of Anantnag, was shifted to District Hospital Poonch for treatment, he said.
His condition is stated to be critical, said Nayeem.