Five terrorists killed in J&K, blasts injures 11
Malik had come home to participate in the last rites of his son when militants struck. Arms and ammunition was recovered from the site of encounter. Bodies of the terrorists were handed over to their families.
Meanwhile, terrorists lobbed a grenade at a market near Palladium Chowk. Eleven people were injured in the attack – seven security personnel and four civilians. The incident occurred at 6.45 pm when the area was bustling with activities. The injured civilians have been identified as Humaira, Abdul Qayoom, Taliba Gulshan and Shadab Shah. Police said the injured have been shifted to the hospitals where their condition is stated to be stable. Shoppers throng Lal Chowk on Sunday as exclusive Sunday Market is established every weekend. “It was crowded and busy market place”, said Sanjay Sharma, CRPF spokesman.