Srinagar, Aug 12 (PTI) Three persons were injured in a blast in Budgam district of Jammu and Kashmir today, police said.

A blast occurred at Tosamaidan in Khag area of Budgam district in central Kashmir, a police official said. Three persons were injured in the blast, he said.

The injured were identified as Mudasir Ahmad Ganie, Waseem Ahmad Ganie and Wajid Ahmad Ahanger, all residents Zagoo Kharein area of Khansahab Budgam, the official said.

They were shifted to JVC Hospital, Bemina, for treatment, he added.

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