Forest fire triggers mine blasts near LoC in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch

Forest fire along the Line of Control (LoC) in Mendhar sub-division of Poonch district on Tuesday triggered several landmine blasts, triggering panic among the residents.

Reports said that nearly half dozen mine blast took place in the areas located close to the LoC, leading to commotion among the residents.

They said that the blasts were triggered by forest fire.