The civilians were attacked while they were waiting at a bus stand. One of the critically injured was taken to Srinagar hospital. Other injured persons are also undergoing treatment at local hospital.
According to local people, suspected terrorists lobbed a grenade towards a security patrol near J&K Bank-Hotel Plaza in the vicinity of a bus stand. The grenade missed its target and hit civilians in a congested area. Nobody has been arrested in this connection so far.
On October 26, terrorists had carried out the previous grenade attack while a CRPF team was inspecting vehicles at a checkpost in which 6 CRPF jawans were injured.