Jammu Kashmir

Five civilians, two CRPF troopers injured in grenade attack

Agency | January 31, 2019 02:26 PM

SRINAGAR: Five civilians and two Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) troopers were injured in a grenade attack by militants on Thursday in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag town.

Police said the militants hurled the grenade at a CRPF team in Sherbagh area.

"The grenade exploded on the road injuring five civilians and two CRPF jawans. The injured have been shifted to a hospital and the area cordoned off for searches," a police officer said.

The injured included three women.

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