Pulwama (Jammu and Kashmir): At least seven civilians were injured after a grenade attack by militants in the Tral area of Pulwama district in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday. Police official said that the militants lobbed a grenade towards security forces personnel at the Tral bus stand in the south Kashmir district.Also Read - One Terrorist Killed During Encounter in J&K’s Kulgam, School Children Among 60 Rescued From Site
The grenade missed the intended target and exploded in the market, leaving civilians injured. Also Read - Hyderpora Encounter: Bodies Of 2 Civilians Exhumed In Handwara, To Be Handed Over To Families
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“Seven civilians have suffered minor injuries in grenade attack in Tral, Pulwama. Health condition of all the injured is stable”, said the Jammu and Kashmir Police.