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Army porter killed in ceasefire violation

IANS  |  Jammu 

An was killed on Friday in a ceasefire violation by Pakistani troops in sector along the in district, defence sources said.

"An identified as was martyred in sniper fire from side. Our troops have retaliated strongly", a source said.

Firing exchanges also took place today in Tangdhar sector of the LoC in Kupwara district of the Valley.

The Army targeted Indian positions in Dhani, Amru and Sadpora areas of Tangdhar along the LoC.

"Indian positions also retaliated strongly and effectively," a defence source said.

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First Published: Fri, November 09 2018. 20:16 IST
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