A teenage boy was killed in a mysterious blast at Anderhama area in border district of Kupwara on Tuesday.
Official sources said a blast occurred inside a shop at around 3:55 pm at Anderhama village in Drugmulla of Kupwara district.
In the blast, the teenager namely Suhail Ahmad Wani (15) son of Sonaullah Wani died on the spot, they said.
The blast believed to be an IED exploded with a bang. The explosion damaged the shop (General Store) as well and created panic in the village.
A police officer while confirming the death of the teenager said investigation has been launched.
SSP Kupwara Shriram Ambarkar said they are ascertaining facts about the incident. (GNS)