One killed in grenade attack by terrorists in Awantipora

SRINAGAR:One person was killed and three were injured today in a grenade attack by terrorists on a police installation in Awantipora area of Pulwama district, police said.

They lobbed a grenade towards the main gate of the district police office which missed the intended target and exploded by the road, a police official said.

Four civilians were injured in the grenade blast, the official said, adding that one of the injured later succumbed to injuries at a hospital.

The deceased was identified as Abdul Ahad Panchoo (60). (AGENCIES)