Kangan Blast Kills Major20 March 2010
New Delhi: A major was killed in a grenade explosion in Kangan while Captain was found dead in his room in Leh. Army spokesman Lt Col JS Brar said Major Joginder Shekhawat of 24 RR was killed at Kangan when the grenade he was handling exploded. He said army has ordered an inquiry into the incident. “The investigations have been initiated,” Brar said. Meanwhile, a police spokesman said Captain Vikram Agnihotri of 14th Core Dental Unit No. DS12276H C-o 56 APO was found dead in bathroom of his unit at Leh Corps. He said proceedings under section 174 CrPC have been initiated in this regard. Army spokesman said captain lost his life when he skidded in the bathroom and his head hit a blunt object. “Investigations are on to ascertain more details” Brar said.