Incident Summary:

07/02/2008: On Wednesday at an unspecified time, in Doda, Jammu and Kashmir, India, a militant lobbed a grenade into a gathering of protestors injuring 20, and later killing one. There was no claim of responsibility.

GTD ID:
200807020007

When:
2008-07-02

Country:
India

Region:
South Asia

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Jammu and Kashmir

City:
Bhaderwah

Location Details:
The incident occurred in Bhaderwah.

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Bombing/Explosion
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Private Citizens & Property
Name of Entity
Specific Description The target was a group of protesters at a rally in Doda.
Nationality of Target India
Additional Information
Hostages No
Property Damage Unknown
Extent of Property Damage Unknown
Value of Property Damage Unknown
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Explosives/Bombs/Dynamite Grenade
Weapon Details
The militant used a hand grenade.
Additional Information
Suicide Attack?No
Part of Multiple Incident?No
Criterion 1 (more) Yes
Criterion 2 (more) Yes
Criterion 3 (more) Yes
Doubt Terrorism Proper (more) No
Perpetrator Group Information
Group Name Claimed Responsibility
Unknown No
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators Unknown
Number of Captured Perpetrators 0
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 1 Fatalities / 20 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 1
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured 20
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
Sources
"Express India, "CRPF Man, 13 Others Hurt in Grenade Attack in Bhaderwah," Express India, July 2nd, 2008."
"Hindu, "Grenade Attack Victim Dies in Hospital," Hindu, http://www.hindu.com/thehindu/holnus/002200807071140.htm."
"Press Trust of India, "3 Security Jawans Among 21 Injured in Grenade Attack in J&K," Press Trust of India, July 3rd, 2008."