Soldier killed in LoC firing

Defence Ministry sources said Pakistan Army resorted to unprovoked firing at Indian positions on the Line of Control in Rajouri''sSunderbani sector.

IANS
Jammu, Publish Date: Jan 14 2018 12:11AM | Updated Date: Jan 14 2018 12:11AM
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A soldier was killed on Saturday in unprovoked ceasefire violation by Pakistan on the LoC in Rajouri district, defence officials said.

Defence Ministry sources said Pakistan Army resorted to unprovoked firing at Indian positions on the Line of Control in Rajouri'sSunderbani sector.

"Indian positions retaliated effectively and strongly. However, one soldier, Lance NaikYogeshMuralidharBhadane, was injured. He was taken to a hospital but succumbed to his critical injuries.

"The braveheart belonged to Maharashtra," the sources said. IANS