Srinagar: An Indian soldier has been martyred in the ceasefire violation by Pakistan along the Line of Control (LoC) in Nowshera sector of Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday.
The Pakistan Army initiated unprovoked firing on Indian Army posts in the early hours of Sunday. The Indian Army fought back effectively and strongly.
Amidst the firing, Jagsir Singh, 32-year-old, got grievously injured and later on succumbed to his injuries. Singh belonged to Lohgarh village in Punjab and is survived by his wife Mohinder Pall Kaur, 2 daughters and 1 son.
Earlier on Thursday, Pakistan violated ceasefire in Poonch’s Khari Karmara in Jammu and Kashmir. The Pakistan troops fired mortars, automatics and small arms, wherein, the Indian side retaliated effectively.