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
"Hindu, "Grenade Attack Victim Dies in Hospital," Hindu, http://www.hindu.com/thehindu/holnus/002200807071140.htm."
"Express India, "CRPF Man, 13 Others Hurt in Grenade Attack in Bhaderwah," Express India, July 2nd, 2008."
"Press Trust of India, "3 Security Jawans Among 21 Injured in Grenade Attack in J&K," Press Trust of India, July 3rd, 2008."