Six CRPF personnel injured in grenade attack in Srinagar, security forces fire retaliatory shots

Militants hurled a grenade at a CRPF team, injuring six personnel, in the Karan Nagar area of Srinagar on Saturday, police said

Press Trust of India October 26, 2019 20:26:35 IST
Six CRPF personnel injured in grenade attack in Srinagar, security forces fire retaliatory shots
  • Militants hurled a grenade at a CRPF team, injuring six personnel, in the Karan Nagar area of Srinagar on Saturday, police said

  • The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) team was manning a checkpoint when the grenade attack took place

  • The security forces fired some shots in the air in retaliation, officials said

Srinagar: Militants hurled a grenade at a CRPF team, injuring six personnel, in the Karan Nagar area of Srinagar on Saturday, police said.

The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) team was manning a checkpoint when the grenade attack took place. Six personnel were injured, they said.

The grenade exploded with a bang causing panic in the area, they said. The security forces fired some shots in the air in retaliation, officials said.

Further details awaited.

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