September 2002 News

Seventeen wounded in J&K grenade attack

2 September 2002
The Hindustan Times

Jammu: Kashmiri separatists hurled a grenade at a security post in Jammu and Kashmir wounding 17 people, police said on Tuesday. Violence in the region has been on the rise since New Delhi announced it would hold state elections in Kashmir this month. Police said seven of the injured were in a critical condition after the Monday night grenade attack in the Kishtwar area of Doda district in the south of Jammu and Kashmir state.


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