Srinagar : Scores of people have been infected by an unknown disease in North Kashmir’s Handwara Village.
Locals said that we are finding it hard to tackle the crisis as more and more children are getting affected with this mysterious disease in the area. Our children have been badly hit by this mysterious disease. Authorities are not paying any heed towards our plight locals added.
Meanwhile Deputy Commissioner Kupwara Khalid Jehangir said that people not to panic in wake of a disease in Jagarpora Handwara Village, he said it was just a case of infection that lead to the vomiting ailment of some locals. Deputy Commissioner said that he is himself monitoring the situation and had sent medical teams to the area for providing medical care to the affected people.
2015 Kashmir Despatch