Six troopers wounded in accidental blast in Kashmir

Last Updated: Thu, Apr 11, 2013 07:00 hrs

Srinagar, April 11 (IANS) At least six troopers were wounded in an accidental blast inside a camp in north Kashmir Thursday morning.

A senior police officer said a grenade went off accidentally inside a camp of the counter-insurgency Rashtriya Rifles (RR), wounding six troopers.

The injured personnel, the police officer said, were evacuated to hospital for treatment. Sources say the explosion occurred while the camp was being cleaned.

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