Jammu & Kashmir: 19 paramilitary personnel injured in road accident
Srinagar: Nineteen CRPF personnel were injured early Sunday morning after their vehicle met with an accident on the city outskirts, police said.
A CRPF vehicle turned turtle after its driver lost control near the Bemina headquarter’s of the paramilitary force, a police official said.
He said 21 personnel were on board the vehicle which was part of a three-vehicle convoy.
“19 CRPF personnel have received injuries. The injured were taken to nearby JVC Hospital where from seven of them were shifted to the Army’s Base Hospital. One of the CRPF personnel is critical as he has received injury in the spinal cord and is being shifted to New Delhi for specialised treatment,” the official said.
He said the incident took place around 5 am.