The Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) said one soldier was killed and seven others were seriously injured in an accident involving an army heavy vehicle carrying these personnel in the Upper Siang district of Arunachal Pradesh on Wednesday morning, due to inclement weather conditions.
The place of accident happened between Pango and Palsi.
According to the ITBP, which intends to guard the Indo-China border and is stationed in Arunachal Pradesh, its troops arrived with emergency veins supply and immediately started with the wounded soldiers a critical treatment possible field tactic.
An ITBP statement said; “One jawan reported dead but seven seriously injured were stabilised by the team. Injured have been airlifted to the hospital.”