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J-K: Jawan injured in ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Uri Sector

ANI  |  Uri (Jammu and Kashmir) [India] 

A jawan was injured in the ceasefire violation carried out the Army on Monday in Uri Sector of Jammu and Kashmir.

The Army had targeted several posts along the Line of Control (LoC). The is strongly retaliating to it.

Earlier in the day, the confirmed the death of a soldier during ceasefire violation by Pakistani troops in Jammu's Bhimber Gali Sector. The deceased soldier was identified as Naik Muddasar Ahmed.

In the fire exchange, Ahmed was grievously injured when mortar shells landed on his bunker. He was evacuated to the MI room where he succumbed to his injuries.

On July 12, two soldiers were killed after violated ceasefire in Kupwara Sector of Jammu and Kashmir.

On July 9, the Army initiated unprovoked and indiscriminate firing of small arms, automatics and mortars in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch sector along the

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First Published: Mon, July 17 2017. 18:57 IST