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Kashmir: CRPF killed in grenade explosion

Mukhtar Ahmad in Srinagar | March 10, 2007 21:00 IST

A Central Reserve Police Force constable was killed in a powerful grenade explosion in Srinagar's Noor Bagh area.

A CRPF head constable and a constable were injured in the explosion. "The two injured were taken to the hospital, where head constable Mukesh Kumar Sharma succumbed to his injuries," a CRPF spokesman told

No militant outfit has claimed responsibility for the blasts. The police have cordoned off the area and are conducting searches.