Terrorists lobbed a grenade at the house of PDP MLA Mushtaq Ahmad in Tral area of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday. In the incident, no loss of life and injuries to anyone was reported.
At the time of the attack, his family members were not in the house. Security forces reached Ahmad's house after the attack and launched a search operation.
Earlier on Wednesday, militants shot dead a special police officer (SPO) in Tral area of Pulwama district in Jammu and Kashmir, police said.
The ultras fired at SPO Haleem Gujjar at his residence in Gutroo village of Tral area, 36 kilometers from Srinagar, killing him on the spot, a police official said.
The militants escaped from the scene after carrying out the attack, he said, adding a manhunt has been launched for the assailants.