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Monday, 17 May 2021 03:47 GMT

Soldier Injured In Firing Incident Along LoC In North Kashmir's Kupwara


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Srinagar- A soldier was injured in a firing incident along the Line of Control in north Kashmir's Kupwara district, sources said on Wednesday.

They said that army personnel manning 'Anil Post' which is around 30-33 km from Kupwara observed some suspicious movement at around 10:30 p.m. last night and the sentry fired some shots, according to news agency GNS.

One army personnel identified as Jasvir Singh (46) was injured and removed to 92 Base Hospital Srinagar for treatment, the sources said.

It was not however known if the soldier sustained the injuries due to fire by suspected infiltrators or due to mistaken firing.

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