Petrol bomb attack on houses of 2 candidates
Srinagar, October 04 :
Two candidates who are contesting Municipal elections for Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC) were targeted by unknown persons with petrol bombs last night .
Unknown persons hurled a petrol bomb on the house of a Bhartiya Janta Party candidate Shoukat Raja of Gojwara area in Srinagar The houde caught fire but the fire was immediately extinguished.
Unknown persons targeted car of an independent candidate Nisar Choodisaaz at Kaka Mohalla in Rainawari area of Srinagar late last evening.
The car was parked outside his house and its tyres caught fire.
The fire was, however, put off immediately.