Five CRPF personnel, policeman wounded in south Kashmir grenade blast

Srinagar: Five CRPF personnel and a cop of Jammu and Kashmir Police were wounded in a grenade blast during a search operation in Arwani area of south Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Saturday.

Reports said that the forces were withdrawing from Hassanpura area of Arwani following clashes during a search operation when the blast took place.

They said that five CRPF personnel and a cop of Jammu and Kashmir Police were wounded in the blast.

The injured were rushed to sub-district hospital Bijbehara for treatment.

Further details are awaited.


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