Soldier killed, another injured in Kupwara, J&K

Updated: Nov 13, 2016, 10:01 IST | Agencies |

An Indian Army soldier was killed and another injured as Pakistan Army violated ceasefire along the line of control (LoC) in Kupwara district in Kashmir on Saturday, police said

Ajit Singh (L), brother of soldier Satnam Singh, lights the martyr’s pyre in Amritsar. Satnam died in Kupwara on November 9. Pic/AFP
Ajit Singh (L), brother of soldier Satnam Singh, lights the martyr’s pyre in Amritsar. Satnam died in Kupwara on November 9. Pic/AFP

Srinagar: An Indian Army soldier was killed and another injured as Pakistan Army violated ceasefire along the line of control (LoC) in Kupwara district in Kashmir on Saturday, police said.

“Gunman Harshit Batoriya was killed and Mankamla injured due to the firing. The injured soldier has been rushed to hospital. The firing has stopped,” the official said.

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