Seven security personnel injured in Srinagar grenade attack


Mon, Feb 11, 2019

Srinagar (IANS): Seven security personnel and two civilians were injured in a grenade attack by militants in the heart of Srinagar city in Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday evening.
Police sources said the militants hurled the grenade at a group of security personnel in the city centre Lal Chowk.
"Nine people including two civilians, four CRPF troopers and three policemen were injured in the explosion," a police officer said.
"The injured have been shifted to hospital for treatment. The area has been surrounded to carry out searches," the officer said.


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