Bikaner, Jun 5 (PTI) An Army jawan was killed and another injured during a cannon training exercise at the Mahajan Field Firing Range on Saturday, police said.
Quoting a report filed by the Indian Army, they said the two jawans of the 23 Sikh Battalion sustained severe injuries while aiming at a target during the exercise.
'Due to a blast in an old bomb-like object, two jawans were injured. They were rushed to the Army Hospital in Suratgarh after primary treatment. One of the jawans died while undergoing treatment,' Sub-Inspector Rajendra Kumar of the Mahajan police station said.
He said the deceased was identified as Prabhjyoti Singh. PTI Corr AG IJT IJT