Six wounded in Srinagar grenade explosion

September 17th, 2008 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS  

Srinagar, Sep 17 (IANS) Six people were injured Wednesday when separatist guerrillas hurled a grenade at a paramilitary vehicle in this summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, police said.The incident took place when the guerrillas targeted a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) vehicle in Budshah Chowk near the city centre Lal Chowk.

“The grenade exploded near a passenger minibus resulting in injuries to six people including five civilians and a CRPF trooper,” a police officer told IANS.

The injured were evacuated to hospital.

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