Cop, civilian injured in attack

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Excelsior Correspondent
SRINAGAR, Jan 16: Militants hurled a grenade on joint patrol of police and CRPF in Saraf Kadal area of Srinagar this evening injuring a policeman and a civilian.
Militants threw a grenade towards police and 23 battalion CRPF at Saraf Kadal injuring a police man and a civilian.
The injured cop has been identified as constable Mehraj Ahmad of police post Fateh Kadal Srinagar. Mehraj has injuries on left side of upper chest and left leg.
The civilian has been identified as Sartaj Ahmed Bhat, 27,  son of Mushtaq Ahmad Bhat of Saraf Kadal. He has injuries in both legs and upper chest of left side.
The area was cordoned off to nab the militants responsible for the attack.