A grenade blast at a busy Jammu bus stand on Thursday has injured at least 26 people. According to India Today, 19 of them have been admitted to the Government Medical College, Jammu. 

Source: The Indian Express

Meanwhile, 2 of them are reported to be in a critical condition. The police have since cordoned off the area. 

Source: India Today

Reports state this is the third blast around the Jammu bus stand in the last 10 months. Earlier on December 28, 2018, a low-intensity blast had rocked the same bus stand. 

Source: NDTV

A grenade had been lobbed at the police station vicinity, the police had told reporters. On May 24, 2018, at least 3 people had been injured in the grenade attack at the bus stand. The explosion had also injured two policemen. 

Source: Hindustan Times

This blast comes at a time when the state is already on high alert owing to the tensions between India and Pakistan.