SRINAGAR – An army man was injured in an accidental fire in Malangpora area of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Wednesday.
An army man of army’s 55 RR sustained injuries when the service rifle of his colleague accidentally went off in Malangpora village this evening, a local newsgathering agency KNO reported.
The injured soldier identified as Shaam Lal was immediately taken to Army’s nearby health facility for treatment, he said.
A police officer also confirmed the incident.
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