Three army men injured in Shopian grenade attack

Three army men injured in Shopian grenade attack
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Srinagar, Jun 29: Two troopers suffered splinter injuries after suspected militants lobbed a grenade towards an army patrolling party near Ahagam area of south Kashmir’s Shopian district.
SSP Shopian, Shailendra Mishra said that militants attacked army party with a grenade followed by firing at Ahagam resulting in injuries to two army men. “Both the soldiers were hospitalised”.
The searches were launched in the area to nab the attackers.
Meanwhile, militant outfit Jaish-e-Mohammad has claimed the grenade attack on army in south Kashmir’s Shopian district on Friday.
In a statement, a spokesman of the outfit said that its cadres carried out the attack at Ahagam in which a number of army troopers were injured. (GNS)