Pulwama: On Wednesday afternoon A mysterious blast took place at a private coaching centre in Pulwama on Jammu and Kashmir. At least 12 students were reportedly injured in the blast and had to be rushed to a nearby hospital. Reports suggested that five of the students were seriously wounded. The cause of the blast was yet to be ascertained.
Meanwhile, the police had reached the spot and a probe was underway. The details of the incident were sketchy but sources told Times Now that the police suspected that someone could have brought a grenade inside the school premises which went off when a few students tried to play with it. A few teachers also reportedly claimed that the blast could have occured inside the school.
Medical Superintendent of Pulwama hospital Abdul Rasheed Parra, , told that most of the children had suffered minor injuries with a few of them having injuries possibly caused by splinters. As per reports, all the injured students belonged to class 10 of the Falah-i-Millat school in Pulwama's Narbal town. After being taken to local hospital, all the students were being shifted to the SMHS Hospital.