Amid bush fire, anti-personnel landmines explode along LoC in Poonch

Poonch, Feb 26 : Bush fire has yet again engulfed the area along Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district in Jammu region, officials said on Wednesday, adding that scores of anti-personnel landmine explosions also took place during the blaze.

Sources told wire service—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that on Wednesday evening, bush fire erupted along LoC in Mendhar Mankote sub sector in Poonch district.

They further said that a number of anti-personnel landmine explosions have taken place due to the fire.