Soon after the grenade attack in Lal Chowk area, CRPF Inspector General (IG) Ravideep Singh Sahi on Sunday said people responsible for the attack are trying to create apprehension among locals so that normalcy does not return, reported newsagency ANI.
“This is an incident of grenade throwing during the busy Sunday market. Two CRPF personnel and two civilians sustained minor injuries. Those who threw the grenade want to panic locals so that normalcy does not return,” ANI quoted Sahi as saying.
Earlier in the day, four people including two CRPF personnel sustained splinter injuries in the blast.
The injured have been rushed to a nearby hospital.