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Two tourists killed in Kashmir grenade attack

Last Updated: Saturday, July 28, 2012 - 15:10

Srinagar: Two tourists were killed and four others were injured in a separatist attack in Jammu and Kashmir`s Anantnag district on Saturday.

"Militants tossed a hand grenade at a Tavera taxi carrying tourists in Bijbehara town, 45 km from here. The grenade exploded inside the vehicle resulting in the death of two tourists and injured four others," a senior police official said.

The injured have been taken to hospital. The area has been condoned off and a search operation is on, the official said.
The attack came after Defence Minister AK Antony arrived in Srinagar to review the security situation in the state.


First Published: Saturday, July 28, 2012 - 15:10
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