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Police follower killed in J&K accidental firing

Last Updated: Friday, July 19, 2013 - 12:04

Srinagar: A police follower died in "accidental" firing inside a police camp in north Kashmir`s Kupwara district on Friday.

Abdul Majeed Khan died due to bullet injuries under his chin at the Handwara camp of special operation group (SOG) of police at 7.30 am, police sources said.

Khan, who was working as a follower in the police, sustained the injuries in "accidental" firing, the sources said.
It was not immediately clear whether Khan was killed due to mis-firing from his own weapon or from the weapons of any of his colleagues.

Police has started an inquiry into the incident.


First Published: Friday, July 19, 2013 - 12:04
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