Grenade attack on CRPF in Budgam

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Suspected militants Friday evening lobbed a grande on a Central Reserve Police Force post in Budgam district of central Kashmir, however there was no loss of life or property.

Police said that a grenade was lobbed at CRPF 43-Battalion post in Namtehal area. They said that two bike-borne persons lobbed the grenade. “The area has been cordoned off and searches are underway,” a police official said.

A CRPF spokesman said that the militants tried to lob the grenade inside the camp. “It fell near the gate and exploded,” he said adding that there was no loss.