MAKHACHKALA, April 30. /TASS/. Four people, including two children, have been injured and a child has died in an explosion of an artillery shell in a village in the Russian North Caucasian region of Dagestan, a physician at the district hospital told TASS.
"Five people have been taken to hospital - two adults and three children. One child was dead. An adult was discharged home," Nazlukhanum Gadzhimuradova, a doctor, said. "Another child has undergone a surgical operation and the other is being operated on. The adult is waiting for his turn. Their condition is serious."
The three children and adults are relatives.
Earlier, TASS reported that an artillery shell exploded at a private household in a village in Dagestan. No fire followed the blast.