AWANTIPORA: Two female students suffered burn injuries while handling a chemical in a laboratory at Islamic University of Science and Technology (IUST) Awantipora on Friday.
The two students are reported to be pursuing post graduation in Food Technology.
Public Relations Officer IUST told Kashmir Reader that the incident was a minor one and both the girls were stable.
“Both the students were rushed to public health centre Awantipora where from they were shifted to SMHS hospital in Srinagar,” he said.
Block Medical Officer Awantipora Dr Saba told Kashmir Reader that one of the students had suffered about 25 percent injuries and other had suffered nine percent injuries but both were shifted to SMHS as a precaution.