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Barrel of T-90 battle tank explodes during practice session in Pokhran firing range

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Press Trust of India Jaipur
The barrel of a T-90 battle tank of the Indian Army exploded during a war exercise session in the Pokhran field firing range in Rajasthan's Jaisalmer district, a defence spokesperson said Thursday.
Defence spokesperson Colonel Sombit Ghosh said the incident took place on Wednesday when the barrel of the tank exploded with a huge bang.
However, no loss of life was reported, he said.
Colonel Ghosh said a court of inquiry has been ordered in the matter.

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First Published: Aug 29 2019 | 4:45 PM IST

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