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J-K: 14 injured in grenade attack in Shopian district

At least 14 civilians, including two minor girls, were injured on Saturday in a grenade attack by militants at a busy market in Shopian district of south Kashmir, police said.

india Updated: May 09, 2015 15:52 IST
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At least 14 civilians, including two minor girls, were injured on Saturday in a grenade attack by militants at a busy market in Shopian district of south Kashmir, police said.

The ultras hurled a grenade at a police party in main town market of Shopian, 52 kms from Srinagar.

The grenade missed the intended target and exploded in a crowded place, resulting in injuries to 14 people, a police official said.

The injured have been rushed to a local hospital.

First Published: May 09, 2015 15:27 IST