Panic gripped Nud area of Jammu and Kashmir’s Samba district after a grenade was hurled at police on the intervening night of Tuesday and Wednesday.
A police official said an explosion took place during the intervening night and later it was found that a grenade was hurled towards a police checkpoint at the Nud area on Samba-Mansar road.
“Grenade missed the target and exploded on the road while as no damage took place,” the official said.
He said that searches are going on in the area.
IGP Jammu, Mukesh Singh said that a grenade was hurled at police but no damage was reported and that further investigation is going on.