An investigation will be launched into the incident where a mother of two was shot near Bogoda Army Camp in Thanthirimale, Army Media Spokesperson Brigadier Jayanath Jayaweera said.
He explained that they investigating if the woman was shot during an army training.
She was shot in the stomach while fetching water in a well near her house. After rushing to the Thanthirimale hospital, the victim was transferred to Anuradhapura hospital as a result of health complications.
Hospital sources said that her condition is not critical.