They said that after chanting slogans against Uzair, they lobbed a hand grenade in the area that left one-year-old baby boy, Shahnawaz and two others, namely, Iqbal Kareem, 30 and Nadeem Ghani, 32, killed and Gulistan Mohammad, 50, Yasin Mohammad, 25 and Faiza, 18, wife of Nawaz wounded.
SHO Bilal Raza confirmed that it was an attempt to recapture the area. Later, heavy contingent of law enforcers rushed to the spot and cordoned off the area. An overnight search operation is also expected, police sources said. No case has been registered till filing of this report.