Etah (UP), Feb 15 (PTI) An FIR was today registered against a constable for keeping an illegal country made pistol after the weapon accidently fired injuring him, police said.

Constable Shivprakash was in his barrack in Aliganj police station when his country made pistol accidently fired, they said. He was rushed to a hospital.

Additional SP, Om Prakash Negh said that an FIR was registered against the policeman, who was referred to Aligarh for treatment.

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