Grenade Attack in Anantnag, 2 Jawans Injured

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Jammu:  2 Army personnel and 2 civilians injured in the grenade attack, in Bijbehara. Militants on Saturday hurled a grenade in Anantnag district in Jammu and Kashmir, according to ANI report.

“Militants hurled a grenade at a road opening party (ROP) of the army, and opened fire at them on Srinagar-Jammu highway in Bijbehara town,” a senior police official told IANS.

“Three people, including two army soldiers and a civilian, were injured in the explosion,” the official said. The injured were rushed to a nearby hospital for treatment, he added

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The area has been cordoned off for search operations.

Reports said that traffic on the otherwise busy Srinagar-Jammu highway has been suspended because of the explosion.

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