Grenade attack on JK Police on Srinagar highway

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Srinagar, April 8: A grenade attack on a police party on Jammu-Srinagar national highway has left three policemen and two civilians injured.

At least two civilians were injured in Bijbehara town of Kashmir on Friday when militants lobbed a grenade at an army convoy.

“Militants hurled a grenade at a passing army convoy in Goriwan (Bijbehara) town on the Jammu-Srinagar highway on Friday,” a senior police official told IANS here.

“The grenade exploded on the road and injured two civilians, who have been shifted to the hospital.”


Traffic on the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway was suspended for some time as the security forces mounted search operation to track the militants.