16  injured in Shopian grenade attack: Police

16  injured in Shopian grenade attack: Police
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Srinagar: At least 16 persons, including four policemen, were injured when suspected  militants lobbed a grenade at Batapora in south Kashmir’s Shopian district.

A police spokesman said : “Around 12 civilians are reportedly injured in the explosion. A young girl has received critical injuries in this explosion while four policemen also sustained injuries in this incident,” he said.  He said the injured were rushed to nearby hospital for medical treatment.