Srinagar- A 20-year-old girl has lost her foot in a landmine blast along Line of Control in Hathlanga village in Uri on Wednesday afternoon, officials said.
Reports said said that a girl identified as Masooma Bano, 20, daughter of Juma Chachi lost her left foot injury in a landmine blast. The girl was reportedly grazing a sheep herd close to her home, according to news agency GNS.
A health official said that they received a girl at SDH hospital with severe leg injury even as her left foot was cut off. "After assessing her condition, she was referred to GMC Baramulla for preferential treatment", the official said.
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