Hyderabad, Mar 27 (PTI) A constable on duty at a government hospital here was injured today when his rifle allegedly went off accidentally, police said.

The 28-year-old constable suffered an injury in the chest and he was being treated at the same hospital, they said.

He would be under medical observation for two days, police said, adding, he was out of danger.

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