SRINAGAR: An SOG man was killed after his service rifle went off during searches in Pulwama district today.
"Constable Sanjay Kumar (961484) from Khatua sustained bullet injury due to accidental fire from his own service rifle at Tahab, Panyer crossing in Pulwama when CRPF and Special Operation Group personnel were checking the vehicles at a check point," a police official said.
He said the injured policeman was shifted to the District Hospital in Pulwama, where doctors declared him brought dead.
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