At least five civilians were injured as suspected militants hurled a grenade on CRPF vehicle which exploded on the road side, sources said.
The sources said that two of the injured are said to be critical.
According to the witnesses, the grenade exploded near an auto rickshaw injuring five pedestrians.
They said that the explosion spread panic in the area and people were seen running for lives.
“Some miscreant tried to throw a grenade on the deployment but reportedly it exploded close to him and he (miscreant) is injured,” said SSP Srinagar.