SRINAGAR: A sub-inspector of the CRPF was reportedly injured in a grenade attack, reports said. The grenade was lobbed in Eidgah.
Details revealed that militants hurled a grenade toward the CRPF bunker near Ali Masjid Eidgah area of Srinagar. It hit the target and exploded with a bang. In this incident one CRPF SI namely Parvez Rana of 161 BN recieved minor splinter injuries. He was shifted to SMHS hospital for further treatment and is completely stable, a police officer told a local news gatherer.
The area was cordoned off and searches started.
(Photograph used in the report is not linked to the event)