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Soldier killed in Pakistan firing on LoC

IANS  |  Jammu 

An Indian soldier was killed on Saturday in unprovoked ceasefire violation by on the in Jammu and Kashmir's district, defence officials said.

sources said Army resorted to unprovoked firing at Indian positions on the Line of Control in Rajouri's Sunderbani sector.

"Indian positions retaliated effectively and strongly. However, one soldier, Lance Naik Yogesh Muralidhar Bhadane, was injured. He was taken to a hospital but succumbed to his

"The braveheart belonged to Maharashtra," the source said.

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First Published: Sat, January 13 2018. 18:28 IST
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