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Pulwama: At Least Four Civilians Injured in Grenade Attack

This comes four days after a grenade attack at Chanpora, where a woman and a CRPF officer sustained injuries.

Srinagar: At least four civilians were injured in a grenade attack on Tuesday in the Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said.

Militants lobbed a grenade towards a security forces vehicle at Pulwama chowk this afternoon, however, the grenade exploded on the roadside.

The injured persons have been rushed to a hospital while security forces have cordoned off the area, the officials added.

Kashmir has seen a spate of grenade attacks by militants in recent times.

On Monday, security forces had detected and defused six grenades planted by militants on the busy Parimpira-Panthachowk axis of National Highway 44.

Moreover, three people, including two women, were injured in a grenade attack at Chanpora in Srinagar last week.