6 injured in Sopore grenade explosion
Sopore, June 24: At least six persons, including a policeman and a woman, were injured in a grenade explosion in this north Kashmir town on Friday, police said.
“Unknown persons fired a rifle grenade towards Police Station Sopore this afternoon. The device exploded with a big bang near the gate of Police Station injuring six persons,” he said.
The spokesman identified injured as Asha Begum wife of Mukhtar Ahmad Dar of Mundji, Bashir Ahmad Mir son of Abdul Khaliq of Tragpora, Muhammad Syed Sheikh son of Muhammad Ashraf Sheikh of Khawja-Gilgit-Sopore, Ghulam Mohiuddin Dar son of Muhammad Sultan of Nowham-Sopore, Javed Ahmad Mir son of Ali Muhammad of Janwara-Sopore.
“The injured were shifted to sub district hospital Sopore, where four of them were discharged after first aid. Two critically injured persons Ghulam Mohi-ud-Din Dar and Javed Ahmad Mir were referred to SKIMS-Soura for treatment,” he added.
Lastupdate on : Fri, 24 Jun 2011 21:30:00 Makkah time
Lastupdate on : Fri, 24 Jun 2011 18:30:00 GMT
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