Jammu and Kashmir : At least 10 civilians were injured after terrorists threw a grenade at a police station in Pulwama district of South Kashmir, Out of 10 people, 3 are said to be critical and have been shifted to Srinagar for treatment. As per police official, suspected militants hurled a grenade towards police station which exploded on the roadside.
10 pedestrians who were seriously injured were taken to the hospital immediately for treatment. Among the injured, 3 have been critically wounded and were referred to Srinagar hospital for specialized treatment. Following the blast, the government forces launched a hunt to nab the attackers.
On Monday an army vehicle belonging to the 44 Rashtriya Rifles was targeted with an improvised Explosive Device in the same district, in which several soldiers were injured. An armoured vehicle of the Rashtriya Rifles was completely damaged in Arihal area in Pulwama.
On Wednesday, after the killing of 5 CRPF soldiers when their vehicle was attacked. Police inspector Arshid Ahmed Khan after reaching the spot was too attacked as he stepped down from the vehicle. Later he too succumbed to his injuries at the AIIMS New Delhi.
10 soldiers have been killed in just five days in Kashmir. The state of Jammu and Kashmir has been witnessing Pakistan sponsored terror outfits since 1989. Hundreds of soldiers have been killed in the valley since.