Child killed, 2 injured in blast near yesterday’s Rajouri attack site

RAJOURI — A child has died while six others including two women and four children have suffered injuries in an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) blast on Monday in Dangri area of Rajouri district, reports said here.

Reports said that an IED blast took place in the house of one of the slain civilians of a firing incident in Rajouri last evening when people had gathered for condolences.

“During the explosion, a child about 7 years of age died on the spot while six others have been injured in the incident,” officials said.

They said that the injured including two women and four children were taken to GMC Rajouri for treatment. — (KNO)