Baramulla: An Indian Army officer was apparently killed due to an ‘accidental fire’ inside an army camp in Langate area of North Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Saturday morning.
SP Handwara Gulam jeelani confirmed the death of army officer and said that a police is investigating the matter. “We have register a case in this regard and our police team is investigating this incident,”he said.
The deceased has been identified as Jai Prasad Junior Commissioner Officer (JCO) of 30RR (Rastriya riffle) stationed at Langate.
After his injury he was immediately airlifted to Army base hospital Srinagar where he succumbed to his injuries.