J-K: 12 students injured in Pulwama school blast

Last Updated: Wed, Feb 13, 2019 17:47 hrs

Pulwama[India] Feb 13 (ANI): Around 12 students were seriously injured in a blast at a school in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday afternoon.The blast occurred in a school at Narbal in the district."An explosion occurred around 2.30 pm inside a classroom of Class 10 of a private school, Falai-e-Millat, at Narbal in Pulwama district. Twelve students have sustained injuries," read a police statement. The injured students were rushed to a hospital in the district. All students are out of danger.Jawed Ahmed, one of the school teachers, told ANI: "I was teaching and then suddenly an explosion occurred".An investigation into the incident is underway. “Case has been registered and an investigation is in progress,” the statement further read. (ANI)