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Minor boy injured after old grenade explodes in Kupwara

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Kupwara: A ten-year-old boy was injured on Thursday after an old grenade went off in Kanipora Kalaroose area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district.

A police officer said that two old grenades were found in the area one of which exploded after the minor identified as Zubair Ahmad Khan, a resident of Khan Mohalla Kalaroose, touched it causing splinter injuries to him.

The boy was removed to a health facility where he is stable, the police officer added.

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