Army officer injured in accidental gunshot


 SRINAGAR APR 16 (PTK) : An army officer on Monday injured critically after his service rifle went off accidentally in Kandi forest area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district, reports said.


 The officer Captain VK Sahu of 47 RR, posted at Keegam, received bullet injury in the incident while he was performing his duty at Kandi, an official said.


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