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J-K: 21 soldiers injured in Nowsheara road accident

In a road accident at Nowsheara in Rajouri district twenty one soldiers were injured on Tuesday afternoon. Four critically injured jawans were airlifted to command hospital in Udhampur.

india Updated: Mar 17, 2015 17:36 IST
HT Correspondent
Jammu

In a road accident at Nowsheara in Rajouri district twenty one soldiers were injured on Tuesday afternoon. Four critically injured jawans were airlifted to command hospital in Udhampur.

A defence spokesperson said the vehicle in which the soldiers were travelling fell into a deep gorge.

According to the sources, the jawans of 51 Rashtriya Rifles (RR) unit were travelling to Nowshera from Kalsian and the accident took place due to bad weather for the last two-day in the State.