5 CRPF men, cop injured in grenade blast in Arwani Bijbehara | KNO

5 CRPF men, cop injured in grenade blast in Arwani Bijbehara | KNO

Kashmir News Observer (KNO)

Srinagar, December 22 (KNO) : At least five Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel and a policeman were injured in a grenade blast during a search operation in Arwani area of South Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Saturday. Reports said that the forces were being withdrawn from Hassanpura area of Arwani following clashes during a search operation when the blast took place. They said that five CRPF personnel and a cop of Jammu and Kashmir Police were wounded in the blast. The injured were rushed to sub-district hospital Bijbehara for treatment. An official told KNO that the five CRPF men and a cop have sustained minor injuries and are being treated at unit MI Room. (KNO)