SRINAGAR: Suspected militants lobbed a grenade in Tral in which many persons were injured. The attack was actually thrown at PWD minister Naeem Akhter’s motorcade when it was moving through the town.
Reports said the grenade attack was carried out in the bus stand. Unconfirmed reports said there could be civilian casualties.
“They lobbed a grenade at our motorcade and its splinters hit at least two of our vehicles,” an official accompanying the minister said. “One of our drivers was injured and two engineers have minor injuries.”