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Two Army personnel killed in tank burst during field exercise in UP

PUNJAB NEWS LINE | October 07, 2022 04:34 PM

Jhansi (Uttar Pradesh):Two Army personnel were killed and one injured on Friday after the barrel of a T-90 tank burst during a field exercise near Jhansi district.

Among the deceased personnel was a junior commissioned officer (JCO).

A court of inquiry has been ordered, according to sources.

"Two Indian Army personnel, including a JCO, lost their lives after the barrel of a T-90 tank burst during a field firing exercise today in Babina Cantonment near Jhansi. Court of Inquiry has been ordered to investigate the incident," an official release from the Army said.

Further details are awaited.

 
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