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Army Major Killed During Training Exercise In Rajasthan

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| September 23 , 2015 , 13:56 IST
An army major was killed in an "accident" during a training exercise in Rajasthan's Jaisalmer district, an official said on Wednesday. The incident took place around 7 p.m. on Tuesday when a training exercise was going on in Pokhran in the district, over 400 km from here. "Major Dhruv Yadav died during a training exercise due to an accident near Pokhran yesterday (Tuesday)," defence ministry spokesman Lt. Col. Manish Ojha said over phone from Jodhpur. He said an inquiry has been ordered.