Published On: Sun, Feb 10th, 2019

Seven security personnel injured in Srinagar grenade attack

Srinagar: Seven security personnel and two civilians were injured in a grenade attack by terrorists in the heart of Srinagar city in Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday evening.

Nine people including two civilians, four CRPF troopers and three policemen were injured

Police sources said the terrorists 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.

Meanwhile Pakistan based terror outfit Jais-e-Mohammad has claimed responsibility for the said grenade attack.

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