Srinagar: Amidst curfew in many parts of Jammu and Kashmir (J&K), separatists on Tuesday morning attacked the house of Jammu and Kashmir Education Minister Naeem Akhtar with two petrol bombs. Fortunately, no injuries were reported as there was no one present at the house.
According to reports, the incident was reported in Parray Pora area.
"The bombs exploded without causing any damage, one in the lawn and the other outside the compound wall," a police officer said.
However, Naeem Akhtar is presently living in a government accommodation in the high security Gupkar Road in Srinagar.
Petrol bombs thrown at J&K Min Naeem Akhtar's house in Srinagar. He was not present in his house during the incident pic.twitter.com/Zkw5Usibn7
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(With inputs from IANS)