Woman Injured In Mysterious Blast In J&K’s Kupwara Passes Away


Srinagar: A woman who was critically injured in a mysterious blast, succumbed in the hospital of J&K’s Kupwara district on Saturday.

The deceased has been identified as Sara Begum (49) of Sharkoot village In the Kupwara district.

As per reports, Sara Begum and her 19-year old daughter, Gulnaza Bano were critically injured in a blast when they were cleaning collard greens and some other wild vegetables they had collected from the nearby forest.

Reportedly, the duo had unintentionally picked a ‘dead shell’ along with the wild vegetable from the forest which went off during fiddling, sources said.

Following the mishap, the daughter succumbed immediately while the mother was shifted to Srinagar for treatment. She passed away in the wee hours of the morning today.

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