Advertisement

HindustanTimes Wed,17 Sep 2014

J-K: Suspected ultras hurl grenade at Shiraz Cinema

PTI  Srinagar, October 28, 2013
First Published: 13:19 IST(28/10/2013) | Last Updated: 15:14 IST(28/10/2013)

Suspected militants hurled a grenade at Shiraz Cinema, housing two India Reserve Police (IRP) units, in Khanyar area of the city but the explosive failed to explode, police sources said today.

Advertisement


According to the sources, stones were pelted on Shiraz Cinema by unidentified persons late last evening. During an inspection of the compound area, the security forces found an unexploded grenade, believed to have been hurled by the militants during the stone-pelting incident.

A bomb disposal squad were rushed to the spot and the explosive was removed.

"It has been taken to an isolated place, where efforts are on to neutralise it," the sources said.


Advertisement
more from India

Two militants killed in an encounter near LoC

Two militants were on Wednesday killed in an encounter with security forces near the Line of Control in Macchil Sector of Kashmir Valley. Two AK-47 rifles and one UBGL along with other war-like stores were recovered from the site.
Advertisement
Most Popular
Advertisement
Advertisement
Copyright © 2014 HT Media Limited. All Rights Reserved