A blast at a private school in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district left at leat 12 students injured Wednesday, police said.
The explosion took place inside the school in Narbal village of Kakapora area in the south Kashmir district this afternoon, a police official said.
He said at least 12 students of class 10 were injured in the blast that rocked the school when they were taking winter tuition.
The injured students have been rushed to a hospital for treatment and there condition is stated to be stable, the official said.
He said police officers have reached the spot and are ascertaining the nature and circumstances of the blast.
A case has been registered and investigation taken up.
(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)
Business Standard has always strived hard to provide up-to-date information and commentary on developments that are of interest to you and have wider political and economic implications for the country and the world. Your encouragement and constant feedback on how to improve our offering have only made our resolve and commitment to these ideals stronger. Even during these difficult times arising out of Covid-19, we continue to remain committed to keeping you informed and updated with credible news, authoritative views and incisive commentary on topical issues of relevance.
We, however, have a request.
As we battle the economic impact of the pandemic, we need your support even more, so that we can continue to offer you more quality content. Our subscription model has seen an encouraging response from many of you, who have subscribed to our online content. More subscription to our online content can only help us achieve the goals of offering you even better and more relevant content. We believe in free, fair and credible journalism. Your support through more subscriptions can help us practise the journalism to which we are committed.
Support quality journalism and subscribe to Business Standard.