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4 killed in Srinagar militant attack

Mukhtar Ahmad in Srinagar | May 25, 2006 20:26 IST
Last Updated: May 25, 2006 22:17 IST

Fourdomestic tourists were killed and five others wounded in a powerful explosion at Batpora on Srinagar outskirts late Thursday afternoon.

"Militants tossed a powerful hand grenade at the passing tourist bus. The grenade exploded inside causing injuries to eight persons, including three children. The injured were first taken to Soura Medical Institute," a senior police officer told

The bodies of the four deceased have been flown to Baroda by the Indian Air Force.

This is the second attack on domestic tourists this week.

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