Srinagar, Aug 15 : A civilian was injured after militants hurled a grenade in Gopalpora village of Chadoora in Budgam district on Monday late evening, police said here.

A police official told the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) that a civilian identified as Karan Kumar Singh was injured after militants hurled a grenade in Gopalpora village.

He said that he has been shifted to a Srinagar hospital for treatment, where his condition is said to be stable.

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Meanwhile, Kashmir zone police on its official Twitter handle also confirmed the incident and said that area has been cordoned off

“Terrorists hurled grenade in Gopalpora Chadoora area of #Budgam in which one civilian namely Karan Kumar Singh got injured. He has been shifted to Srinagar hospital for treatment where his condition is stated to be stable. Area #cordoned off. Further details shall follow,” police tweeted.