New Delhi, June 4: Eight people including a constable were injured in a grenade attack on police party at Batapora Chowk in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir on Monday. According to the police, militants hurled a grenade at a police party stationed in Shopian town. The grenade missed its target and exploded on a roadside, injuring the civilians. Also Read - After Filing For Divorce From Tina Dabi, Athar Khan Doesn't Want to Stay in Rajasthan; Applies For Deputation in J&K

“The injured have been shifted to hospital. The area has been cordoned off for searches,” a police officer told news agency IANS. More details in the incident awaited. Also Read - JKBOSE Kashmir 10th bi-Annual Result 2020 Declared: Here's How to Check

Notably, the incident came days after four grenade attacks took place within a span of around four hours in Srinagar. Also Read - Another Jaish Terrorist Arrested From J&K's Pulwama by Security Forces

Earlier on May 23, six civilians were injured in the grenade attack at Bijbehara town of Anantnag district. Two days later, two policemen and a civilian were injured in a similar attack at a bus stand on Jammu’s BC road.