Srinagar, July 7: A CRPF jawan was injured after terrorists hurled grenade on patrol party in Hyderpora area of Jammu and Kashmir’s Budgam district on Saturday.
“One CRPF jawan was injured. The area has been cordoned off for searches,” police told IANS. More details in the incident awaited.
Notably, the incident came hours after three civilians, including a teenage girl, were killed after security forces allegedly opened fire at stone-pelters during a cordon and search operation in a south Kashmir’s Kulgam village. The deceased civilians were identified as Andleeb (16), Shakir Ahmad (22) and Irshad Ahmad (20).
Senior police, army and paramilitary officers rushed to the spot to take stock of the situation. Following the incident, authorities have snapped mobile internet services in all the four south Kashmir districts of Kulgam, Anantnag, Shopian and Pulwama.