Tribune News Service
Jammu, July 10
An military jawan was killed as Pakistani troops opened fireplace and lobbed shells from throughout the LoC in Nowshera sector of Rajouri district on Thursday night time.
Sources mentioned Pakistan resorted to firing and shelling round 12.35 am wherein a military jawan obtained critical splinter accidents. He was rushed to a close-by hospital the place he succumbed to his accidents.
Jammu-based defence spokesperson Lt Col Devender Anand confirmed the dying saying they’d share the main points shortly.
The physique of the military jawan has been shifted to Nowshera for medico-legal formalities.
This is the sixth killing of troopers alongside the LoC in Poonch and Rajouri sector in Pakistan shelling. Last month, India misplaced 5 troopers alongside the LoC in Poonch and Rajouri sectors.
On July 8, a 60-year-old lady was killed whereas one other was critically injured after Pakistan focused ahead areas with mortars alongside the LoC in Mendhar sector of Poonch district.