SRINAGAR Police Friday said that a 10-year-old boy sustained severe injuries Thursday evening while fiddling with an explosive device hidden under sand in Banyari village of Bandipora district.
Divulging details police said the boy identified as Shabir Ahmed, s/o Mohammad Shafi of Banyari sustained severe injuries when he played with some device he found under sand dune.
He was immediately rushed to Srinagar for treatment.
Earlier locals said they were rattled by a powerful blast last evening.
While rushing to the spot, they found Shabir lying in a pool of blood.
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