Injured Army Major succumbs in military hospital Badamibagh

Unidentified Dead Body
Representational Image

SRINAGAR — An Army Major who was injured critically late Saturday night after he slipped into a deep gorge in upper reaches of Kumkadi forests in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district succumbed to injuries.

Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Kupwara Ambarkar Shriram Dinkar confirmed that the officer of Major rank succumbed in Army’s 92 base hospital Badamibagh Srinagar today late in the afternoon.

Story continues below advertisement

The Army Major namely Vikash Singh (30) of 57 RR A Coy was injured critically after he slipped into the gorge during a patrol in Kumkadi area of Haihama adjacent to Machil sector along the Line of Control (LoC) late last night.

Militant, Army trooper killed during infiltration bid in Tangdhar Kupwara

The officer was initially shifted to military hospital Drugmulla from where he was later referred to 92 base hospital Badamibagh Srinagar where he later succumbed.

Follow Us

The Kashmir Pulse is now on Google News. Subscribe our Telegram channel and Follow our WhatsApp channel for timely news updates!


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here