22-year-old girl died while five others suffered injuries on Thursday evening after a mysterious explosion took place at Tarapora area of Handwara in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district, official sources said.
Official sources said that an explosion took place in the house of Ghulam Mohammad Wani, son of Abdul Razak Wani at Maidanpora village of Tarapora area of Handwara, resulting into the death of a girl and injuries to five others.
Also Read : Five residential houses gutted in Chadoora blaze
The deceased has been identified as Shabnum while the injured were identified as Ghulam Muhammad Wani, son of Abdul Razaq Wani, Raja Begum, Janta Begum, Shabnum and Rifat.
Official sources were quoted as saying by KNO that the injured family members have been rushed to the hospital.
However, they said that the cause of the explosion is being ascertained.