Jammu, Sep 15: An Indian Army soldier was martyred on Saturday in Pakistani firing on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir.
Pakistan Army violated ceasefire in Laam area of Nowshera sector in the morning.
“A soldier of Gorkha Rifles was fatally hit by a sniper fire from Pakistan side on the LoC. The soldier died before he could be hospitalised,” IANS reported citing the sources.
Earlier in a day, five militants were killed in an encounter with by security forces in Kulgam district of Jammu and Kashmir.