Baramulla, Mar 29 (UNI) One person was killed and a police constable injured overnight, official sources said today.
They said one Mehdi Bashir was killed when a handgrenade he was fiddling with, exploded at Mumkak in Sopore today.
The other family members however, escaped unhurt in the blast.
An encounter took place during a search operation at village Check-e-Sodal in Handwara. One police constable was injured in the encounter, they said adding the militants managed to escape.
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