5 CRPF Men Injured After Gun Goes Off

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Srinagar: At least five troopers were injured after a Pump Action Gun went off accidentally at a CRPF camp at Dignibal area of Central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district.

Dignibal area falls under the jurisdiction of police post Nagbal.

Sources said that a Pump Action Gun fire accidentally went off at E-Coy 21 Battalion of CRPF at Dignibal in which 5 troopers were injured. The injured were immediately shifted to their main Battalion Headquarter located at Dalgate Srinagar.

Sources identified the injured troopers as Head Constable Sanwar Mal and Constables Harendar Singh, Utpal Kant, Hanvipul Kumar and Amarjeet Singh.

CRPF Spokesperson Pankajh Singh feigned ignorance about the incident. “I have not knowledge about the incident. It may have happened but I don’t know anything,” Singh told KNT.

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