Incident Summary:

06/12/2018: Assailants threw a grenade at a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) post in Janglat Mandi, Anantnag, Jammu and Kashmir, India. Ten CRPF personnel were injured in the blast. Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) claimed responsibility for the incident




South Asia

region/u.s. state:

Jammu and Kashmir


Location Details:
The incident occurred in the Janglat Mandi area of the city.

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 Post
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 Selection Grade Constable Ghulam Rasool and Selection Grade Constable Ghulam Hassan Waga.
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 / 10 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 0
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured 10
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
"Ten CRPF personnel injured in grenade attack," Early Times (India), June 12, 2018.
"10 CRPF troopers injured in grenade attack," Greater Kashmir, June 12, 2018.
"India: Two cops killed, 10 CRPF men injured in South Kashmir," Daily Excelsior Online, June 12, 2018.