Srinagar: At least five CRPF personnel were injured on Thursday in a militant attack on a security vehicle in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir.

Militants opened fire on the vehicle of the 96 Battalion CRPF at Lazibal in Anantnag district at 8.30am, a police official said. He said three CRPF jawans received bullet injuries while two others were injured after getting hit by broken glass panes of the vehicle.

The injured personnel have been admitted to a hospital, he said, adding that an operation has been launched to track down the assailants.

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