Militants hurl grenade at PDP lawmakers residence in Tral

Terrorists hurl grenade at J&K MLA Mushtaq Ahmad's residence in Tral

Militants had hurled a grenade on the residence of Aijaz Ahmad Mir, the People's Democratic Party (PDP) MLA from Wachi in Shopian district, yesterday. Security forces reached Ahmad's house after the attack and launched a search operation. They (militants) have chosen the eve of Islamic New Year to carry out this cowardly attack. "The MLA was not present in the house at the time of the blast but his other members were there", a police official said.

Shah is the MLA of ruling PDP. In context of Shopian, this attack marks a steep increase in terrorist attacks with 4 attacks taking place in the last 4 days.

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"Militants also fired at the guard post outside the legislator's house". The house was set on fire as Sheikh's family was returning from the funeral.

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