Off-duty cop, civilian injured in Srinagar grenade attack

Off-duty cop, civilian injured in Srinagar grenade attack
Police said the grenade was lobbed around 300 yards from a naka.File/ GK

Srinagar: Two persons were injured after terrorists lobbed a grenade in Eidgah area of old Srinagar on Wednesday evening. Police identified the injured civilian as Aijaz Ahmad Bhat of Hawal and an on-leave policeman, Sajad Ahmad Bhat of Narwara Eidgah.

They are having minor injuries, police said adding searches in the area are underway. Police said the grenade was lobbed around 300 yards from a naka.

The attack took place two days after a civilian was shot dead by terrorists in old Srinagar.

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