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Jawan injured in landmine explosion in Rajouri

Posted on Dec 22, 02:01PM | UNI

An Army jawan today got injured in a landmine explosion along the Line of Control in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir.

"Jawan identified as Lance Naik Daya Ram, this afternoon received minor injuries when he inadvertently stepped over a landmine at forward Bhimber Gali area of Rajouri district," S N Acharya, Jammu based officiating PRO, Ministry of Defence told UNI.

He said as soon as the jawan stepped over the mine, it exploded.

"He was immediately shifted to the Command Hospital, Rajouri and his condition was stated to be stable," the spokesman said.