Pulwama: A civilian was killed and three others including a CRPF trooper were wounded in a grenade blast in Pulwama district of south Kashmir on Friday.
A hand grenade was lobbed at a CRPF vehicle in Muran chowk, Pulwama, on Friday afternoon. The grenade missed its target and exploded near the vehicle injuring three civilians, and a CRPF trooper, said an official.
One of the injured civilian succumbed to injuries at a hospital, he said.
The deceased civilian has been identified as Mohammad Ayoub s/o Mohd Ahsan Wani of Gusoo, Pulwama
More details awaited.
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