Srinagar: Several civilians were injured after terrorists hurled grenade at the at a busy market area in Jammu & Kashmir’s Sopore today evening. The attack, a day before a delegation of Members of European Union Parliament visit Kashmir, took place in the main town square of Sopore. All the injured have been taken to a nearby hospital, but the nature of their injuries is still not clear.
On Sunday, militants had also lobbed a grenade at a market in Srinagar, injuring seven people. The militants hurled a grenade in Hari Singh High Street Market, which is a few hundred metres away from the city centre Lal Chowk, a police official said.
Last Saturday, fourteen people were injured when suspected militants had hurled a grenade outside the deputy commissioner’s office in south Kashmir’s Anantnag on Saturday morning.