Srinagar, Oct 9: An army officer was killed after hit by a mysterious fire last night in Beerwah area of Central Kashmir’s Budgam district.
Official sources told news agency GNS that an army officer (JCO) Raj Kumar part of patrolling party suddenly received a bullet at Drang village in Beerwah.
In the incident, Kumar of 53 RR received a serious injuries and has been shifted to near by army hospital where doctors declared him brought dead.
A police officer concerned told GNS that they have launched investigations to ascertain the cause of fire incident.
Meanwhile, army claimed that the officer lost his life in a militant attack.
“Army JCO was killed in a brief encounter with militants at Beerwa Budgam in central Kashmir whi