Two army officers injured in landmine blast along LoC in Poonch

Two army officers injured in landmine blast along LoC in PoonchTwo Junior Commissioned officers (JCOs) of army were injured in a land mine blast along the Line of Control (LoC) in Mankote sector of Poonch district in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday.

Reports said that the JCOs Dhareej Kumar and Rajendhar Singh of 5 Mahar Regiment were injured when they accidentally stepped over a mine while patrolling along LoC in Mankote sector.

Both have suffered injuries in the incident and were evacuated to army hospital  Rajouri for treatment.

Police post Incharge Mankote, Abdual Karim confirmed the incident.

The officer said that a case has been registered and further investigations taken up.

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