Incident Summary:

06/01/2018: Assailants threw a grenade at a joint Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and Jammu and Kashmir Police patrol in Khanabal, Jammu and Kashmir, India. Six people, including a civilian and five police officers, were injured in the blast. Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) claimed responsibility for the incident.




South Asia

region/u.s. state:

Jammu and Kashmir


Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Bombing/Explosion
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Police
Name of Entity Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF)
Specific Description Joint Patrol
Nationality of Target India
Target Type: Police
Name of Entity Jammu and Kashmir Police
Specific Description Joint Patrol
Nationality of Target India
Additional Information
Hostages No
Ransom No
Property Damage Unknown
Extent of Property Damage Unknown
Value of Property Damage Unknown
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Explosives 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
Additional Information The victims included police officers Ravinder Singh, Veer Singh, Vinod Kumar and Mohammad Siraj, Head Constable Abdul Majeed, and civilian Abdul Rasheed.
Perpetrator Group Information
Group Name Claimed Responsibility
Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) Yes (Confirmed: Unknown; Mode: Unknown)
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators Unknown
Number of Captured Perpetrators 0
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 0 Fatalities / 6 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 0
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured 6
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
"Security personnel, civilian injured in Kashmir grenade blasts," Times of India, June 1, 2018.
"Series Of Grenade Attacks In Valley," Kashmir Observer, June 1, 2018.