Death toll swells to 2 in Jammu grenade blast
Jammu & Kashmir

Death toll swells to 2 in Jammu grenade blast

Agency News

Jammu, Mar 8 : The death toll in Jammu grenade blast on Friday swelled to two, an official here said.

"The Death toll in Thursday's grenade blast at bus stand here has reached to two after a man succumbed to his injuries at hospital during wee hours," police sources here said. They said that one Mohammad Rayaiz, 32, son of Mohammad Amin, resident of Mattan, Anantnag, South Kashmir, breathed his last during the treatment at around 1.30 am.

The body was shifted to mortuary room, they said. On Thursday a resident of Uttarakhand had died while 32 injured in grenade explosion at Jammu bus stand. The accused an associate of Hizbul Mujaheedin terrorist outfit was also arrested.

J&K Governor Satya Pal Malik announced ex-gratia for the deceased and injured on Thursday.UNI