Terrorists earlier attacked an Army convoy with IED in Pulwama
Today's grenade attack comes only a day after terrorists attacked an Army convoy with an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) in Pulwama district. In the IED attack, nine soldiers and two civilians were injured and are being treated at a hospital.
Meanwhile, in Anantnag, two terrorists were gunned down in an encounter earlier on Tuesday in which an army soldier also lost his life.
10 security forces personnel killed in 5 days in J&K
On Monday, an Indian Army Major was martyred while another officer of the same rank along with two other security forces personnel was injured in an encounter with terrorists in Anantnag's Achabal. A terrorist was also killed.
According to the reports, as many as 10 security forces personnel in Jammu & Kashmir lost their life in just five days.