Child killed, five injured as mortar shell explodes in Bajaur


At least one child was killed and five were injured late on Thursday night when a mortar shell exploded in Bajaur Agency, official sources said.

A political administration official said the explosion occurred in the Nisarabad Kausar area of Khar when a child took a toy-like mortar shell home and started playing with it.

“The children were playing with the mortar shell when it exploded with a big bang, killing one child on the spot and injuring five others,” he added.

The injured were taken to hospital for treatment where the doctors pronounced one of the children dead while the others were being treated for multiple injuries.


  1. Sometimes these type of accident happen and many type of children face this type of things. When children playing the ground or any other places they got some explosions or any other explosives and these type of things creates problem for them so for avoiding the things always don't touch anything before know about the things.

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