A police Sajad Ahmad was wounded in the blast, said an official, adding that he was shifted to a nearby hospital for treatment.
Suspected militants on Friday carried out two grenade attacks in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district, leaving a police constable wounded.
Reports said that suspected militants lobbed a grenade at a police post at Bus stand Anantnag today afternoon.
A police constable Sajad Ahmad was wounded in the blast, said an official, adding that he was shifted to a nearby hospital for treatment.
Soon after the blast, the forces resorted to aerial firing, said an eye witness.
Minutes before, suspected militants lobbed a grenade at police station Srigufwara in Bijbehara area of the district. No loss of life or injuries were reported in the incident.
However, DIG South Kashmir Amit Kumar denied the report of grenade attack in Srigufwara “It was the sound of snag in power transformer in the locality,” he said about the blast.