Army officer injured in accidental fire in north Kashmir's Kupwara

A police official told GNS that the officer posted at Keegam received bullet injury in the incident while he was performing his duty at Kandi.

GK Web Desk
Srinagar, Publish Date: Apr 16 2018 2:27PM | Updated Date: Apr 16 2018 2:27PM
Army officer injured in accidental fire in north Kashmir's KupwaraRepresentational Image

An army officer was injured critically after his service rifle went off accidentally in Kandi forest area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Monday.

A police official told GNS that the officer posted at Keegam received bullet injury in the incident while he was performing his duty at Kandi. 

The seriously injured trooper was immediately shifted to Drugmulla military hospital for treatment.