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Land mine blast in Jaffna

2013 Jul 13

Land Mine Sign, Frequant all over the are    

A land mine explosion in Jaffna today injured a mine clearence worker attached to a foreign agency, reports from Jaffna said.

The explosion had taken place at Nagar Kovil when land mines were being cleared from a marked area.

An employee of Halo Trust sustained facial injuries in the explosion and was taken to hospital.

He was admitted to the Jaffna hospital for treatment.

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