Terrorists on Friday hurled grenade on a joint camp of CRPF and Rashtriya Rifles at Tahab area of south Kashmir's Pulwama district. No casualties or injuries have been reported so far.
Security personnel retaliated with aerial firing, said media reports. According to latest reports, militants have managed to escape following the grenade attack. The security forces have been rushed and a search operation has been launched in the area to nab the attackers.
Earlier in the day, a group of terrorists shot the imam of Hanfia Mosque in Pulwama`s Parigam village in Jammu and Kashmir in the early morning hours. The imam, Mohd Ashraf Thoker, was rushed to a nearby hospital with multiple bullet injuries.
The state has witnessed a spur of terrorist activities over the last few days.
The body of Jammu and Kashmir police constable, who was kidnapped by terrorists in Shopian district was found on Friday morning by locals Kulgam`s Pariwan. Javaid Ahmad Dar, resident of Vehil village in Shopian, was abducted from a local medical shop on Thursday.
(With agency inputs)