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J&K: Three civilian injured as Pakistan violates ceasefire in Arnia of RS Pura sector

On Wednesday, A Soldier Was Killed After Pakistani Troops Opened Fire At An Army Patrol Along The Line Of Control In Keran Sector.

News Nation Bureau | Edited By : Vikas Mehta | Updated on: 21 Sep 2017, 11:59:47 PM
J&K: Pak violates ceasefire violations in Arnia of RS Pura sector

New Delhi:

Three civilians were injured after Pakistani troops on Thursday violated ceasefire in Arnia area of RS Pura sector of Jammu and Kashmir. The Pakistani troops also targeted Indian posts in Samba sector. The BSF is retaliating strongly to the unprovoked firing.

On Wednesday, a soldier was killed after Pakistani troops opened fire at an Army patrol along the Line of Control in Keran sector.

An Army official had said that "necessary and adequate" response was given to the Pakistani firing.

"Pakistani troops resorted to unprovoked firing along the LoC in the early hours today. One soldier was injured in the incident," the Army official had said.

The injured jawan was airlifted to a hospital in Srinagar where he succumbed to injuries. (With PTI inputs)

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First Published : 21 Sep 2017, 07:49:52 PM