J&K : Army man injured after slipping down mountainous slope along LoC

An army man sustained injuries after slipping down a mountainous slope along the Line of Control in Uri sector of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district last evening, officials on Thursday afternoon said.

Lance Naik Mustafa of Unit-12 Jat slipped during a routine patrolling on Wednesday evening.

The injured army man, the officials said, was evacuated to a hospital from where he was referred to 92 Base Hospital in Srinagar by special QRR for preferential treatment.