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Kulgam Accident: Injured soldier succumbs on way to hospital

Kulgam, Mar 12: One among the four Army men, who were injured in a road accident that took place at Adijan village of Damhal Hanjipora in South Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Friday morning, succumbed to his injuries on his way to the district hospital Kulgam.

An official told the news agency that an Army vehicle of 9 Rashtriya Rifles (PARA) met with an accident near Adijan bypass, DH Pora.

He said that the vehicle fell into a Nallah, in which water flow was high due to incessant rains, resulting in injuries to four Army men.

He added that they were shifted to Kulgam district hospital for treatment, however, one among them succumbed to his injuries on way to the hospital while the condition of other three was said to be stable.

Medical Superintendent DH Kulgam, Dr Muzafar Zargar told that one of the injured soldiers was brought dead to the hospital. He identified him as 27-year-old Sarosh.

 

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