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Four security personnel injured in attacks in Kashmir Valley

October 25, 2011 - Srinagar

Four security personnel were injured in two more terror attacks reported in Anantnag and Shopian in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday.

Militants targeted Anantnag and Shopian as they opened fire at a bus stand and targeted a police vehicle respectively.

Another attack took place in Zainpora area, where the militants hurled a grenade on a police vehicle.

Three Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel were injured in two back-to-back grenade attacks earlier in the day.

The first grenade reportedly exploded near a CRPF bunker in Lal Chowk area here. The second attack took place at a police post in Batmaloo area of the city.

The attacks comes days after Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah announced plans to withdraw the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) and the Disturbed Areas Act (DAA) from some areas of the state.

Meanwhile, the state has been put on high alert to avert another attack.


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