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Man hurt in landmine blast of Rajouri district,critically injured

A person was injured in a landmine blast along the Line-of-Control in the Nowshera area of Rajouri district. Army spokesperson said Sewa Ram, 35, a resident of Saryah (Jhangar sector), had gone for cutting grass along the LoC, when he had accidentally stepped on a landmine.

india Updated: Jan 19, 2015 00:27 IST
HT Correspondent
HT Correspondent
Hindustan Times
Sewa Ram,Poonch,Rajouri

A person was injured in a landmine blast along the Line-of-Control in the Nowshera area of Rajouri district. Army
spokesperson said Sewa Ram, 35, a resident of Saryah (Jhangar sector), had gone for cutting grass along the LoC, when he had accidentally stepped on a landmine.


He was critically injured and has been shifted to district hospital Rajouri. It is the third incident of the mine blast in the Rajouri and Poonch sector in last three weeks.

First Published: Jan 19, 2015 00:20 IST