SRINAGAR: Three people were on Sunday injured after an unidentified object exploded at an orchard in Shopian district of south Kashmir, police said.
“While digging the fields at Chermarg in Zainapora area of Shopian, some suspicious object exploded, injuring the three people,” a police spokesperson said.
The injured were identified as Ghulam Nabi (55), Zubair Ahmad (18) and Umar Farooq (19), he said.
The injured were taken to the district hospital in Anantnag for treatment. Their condition was stated to be stable, the spokesperson said.
The police have taken cognisance of the matter and the nature of the explosion is being investigated, he said.