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Nine hurt in J&K grenade attack

The grenade was lobbed at around 9 pm on a temporary shelter erected by the labourers in Sopore.

india Updated: May 30, 2006 23:02 IST

Fourteen non-Kashmiri labourers were injured on Tuesday as terrorists hurled a grenade at them in Sopore town in Baramullah district of Jammu and Kashmir, official sources said.

The grenade was lobbed at around 9 pm on a temporary shelter erected by the labourers at the Chanakan locality of Sopore.

The injured were rushed to the sub-district hospital Sopore from where they were referred to SMHS hospital, Srinagar.

No terrorist outfit has claimed responsibility so far.

This is the third grenade attack in Kashmir valley on Tuesday. In earlier two attacks, a police constable was killed and nine others were injured.