Two killed, jawan injured in grenade attack


Jammu: Two civilians were killed and a CRPF jawan was injured in a Grenade attack in the Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir. The injured jawan has been admitted to the district hospital in Anantnag.

According to police, the militants hurled a grenade in Achabal Bus stand around 2 PM, causing splinter injuries to a CRPF jawan and five pedestrians. One of the injured civilians identified as Mohammad Jabbar (50) succumbed to injuries while being taken to Srinagar for specialised treatment.

The attack was mainly targeted towards the security forces patrolling the area.