Soldier injured in accidental fire in north Kashmir’s Kupwara

A soldier was injured in an accidental fire in Pharkiyan Gali in north Kashmir’s Kupwara on Monday, officials said.

Quoting the officials, news agency reported that Sepoy Gurpej Singh, 24, of 6 Rashtriya Rifles was injured after getting hit in his right foot during post duty at 268 Infantry Brigade.

The soldier, as per the officials, was taken to 168 Military Hospital Drugmulla for treatment where he is said to be stable.