Bangla Hunt Desk: A major accident took place at Pokhran Field Firing Range in Jaisalmer district on the Indo-Pakistan international border in western Rajasthan on Sunday. However, there were no reports of casualties in the accident. Three experts were injured when the barrel of the cannon exploded during the test. Specialists have been admitted to the Army Hospital.
According to sources, the final test of the cannon manufactured by a private Indian company under the supervision of DRDO and Army was underway at Pokhran Field Firing Range on Sunday. During the test, the barrel of the cannon suddenly burst. Three experts were injured in the accident. The experts were immediately taken to the army hospital. Testing was going on for the last 3-4 days at Pokhran Field Firing Range. Swadeshi 155 mm and 52 caliber Whitzer cannon was being tested there.
Notably, the firing range at Pokhran in Jaisalmer is very important for the army. Other military equipment, including military equipment, was tested at this range in the militarily important Jaisalmer district. And many times such accidents happen in this test.