<!– /11440465/Dna_Article_Middle_300x250_BTF –>A civilian was killed and 15 others, including three policemen, were injured in a grenade attack in the busy Jehangir Chowk area of Srinagar city on Thursday.Security personnel deployed at Jehangir Chowk were the apparent target of the grenade attack at around 5.40 pm, a police official said.Sixteen people were injured in the explosion, the official said.One of the injured identified as Maqsood Shah, a resident of Budgam district, succumbed to injuries, he said.SSP Srinagar Imtiaz Parray said the grenade thrower was also reportedly injured in the blast.”According to eyewitnesses, the person who hurled the grenade was also among the injured. We are trying to verify this,” he said.
<!– /11440465/Dna_Article_Middle_300x250_BTF –>Our External Affairs Minister, Sushma Swaraj is one of the most followed leaders on Twitter. Whether passport issues or visa problems, this BJP leader has often been applauded for her quick response to her followers in distress. No wonder her timeline is filled with requests for assistance and citizens thanking her for her support.But how do you expect the External Affair Minister to react when a man tweets her to rescue him from a disappointing film. Yes a Pune man has tweeted Sushma Swaraj, ” Mam, I’m watching Jab Harry Met Sejal at Xion cinema, Hinjewadi Pune. Please rescue me as soon as possible.” With 1,623 retweets and 2,504 likes, the tweet has gone viral with trolls saying the film won’t last beyond Friday, but this tweet is super hit now!
ALSO READ Imtiaz Ali finally breaks silence on being criticised for Shah Rukh Khan-Anushka Sharma starrer ‘Jab Harry Met Sejal’This isn’t the first time Sushma Swaraj has received unusual requests from her followers on Twitter. The Minister trolled the guy asking her for help when his refrigerator wasn’t in working conditions and even when someone asked for food because was stuck on Mars. Sushma Swaraj has always charmed us with her sassy replies, just waiting for another witty reply to this one.
<!– /11440465/Dna_Article_Middle_300x250_BTF –>The police arrested two persons from the port area in the city today and seized one firearm and five rounds of ammunition from their possession, a police officer said. Afroz Alam (31) and Imtiaz Ahmed (35) were arrested from a place near the Dhobiatala Container Yard in the city, a senior officer of Kolkata Police said. One 7.6 mm semi-automatic pistol and five rounds of ammunition were seized from them, the police officer said. “We have also seized one motorcycle from their possession. Both have been booked under relevant sections of the Arms Act,” he said.(This article has not been edited by DNA’s editorial team and is auto-generated from an agency feed.)
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