Video: Grenade Blast claims life in Kashmir capital Srinagar

Published by Kashmir News Trust
Srinagar, Sep 7, 2017 / 6:40 pm

A civilian was injured while several other were wounded after a suspected militant hurled a grenade on a Para-military Central Reserve Police Force vehicle here in Kashmir capital Srinagar on Thursday evening.

Eyewitnesses said that the grenade was lobbed near Exhibition Crossing when market was abuzz with activity.

Mirwaiz placed under house arrest

Published by Kashmir News Trust
Srinagar, Sep 7, 12:45 pm

Hurriyat (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq was placed under house arrest on Thursday, said a spokesman.

He said that the Mirwaiz was placed under detention at his Nigeen residence.

His house arrest comes a day after he, along with Syed Ali Geelani and Yasin Malik, announced to march to NIA headquarter in New Delhi and court arrest there.