Bhopal : An armyman sustained bullet injury in his abdomen at 3EME Centre here on Tuesday afternoon.
A case was later registered at Shahjahanabad police station.
The bullet was fired from his INSAS rifle.
It is believed to be an accident.
Kalimuthu, who is around 30-year-old, was posted as signal man for past one and a half year.
His family resides in Tamil Nadu. Bullet was fired in guard duty room (barrack) located at the check post.
There were four guards at the time of incident. One guard was on duty, two were outside while Kalimuthu was alone in the barrack when the incident took place.
Police said that after a gunshot, he came out calling one of his friends for help. He sustained a bullet injury in the abdomen and soon fell unconscious.