Army porter injured in landmine blast in Tanghdar

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An Army porter was injured in a landmine blast at Sid Post in Tanghdar sector of north Kashmir’s  Kupwara district on Friday.

The injured was rushed to sub-district hospital Tanghdar where he was referred to Bone and Joints Hospital in Srinagar for advance treatment. The injured porter was airlifted to Srinagar late evening in an army chopper.

A police officer said the porter has suffered serious foot injuries.

The police officer identified the injured as Showkat Ahmad Chak son of Ghulam Rashool Chak, resident of Tanghdar Nard.