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Fire in J&K armoury; 1 injured

Mukhtar Ahmad in Srinagar | February 22, 2008 14:59 IST

One civilian was injured in a powerful explosion in an armoury located in the lower court complex near the city centre in Lal Chowk on Friday.


The police said an accidental explosion triggered panic and fire resulting in injuries to one person. The armoury in the court complex was used to store arms seized from militants.
The fire has been brought under control. Senior police officers are at the spot