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BSF trooper injured in J&K in Pakistan firing

IANS  |  Jammu 

A (BSF) trooper was injured on Thursday in firing by Pakistani rangers on the international border (IB) in Jammu and Kashmir's district.

The Pakistani rangers resorted to unprovoked firing on the IB in and Hiranagar sectors, sources said. The rangers fired at some dozen border outposts.

The trooper was injured at "The BSF positions retaliated effectively. Firing exchanges between the two sides continued till the early hours, they added.

On Tuesday, a BSF was killed in firing on the IB in

The ceasefire violation comes two days before starts his visit to J&K on May 19.



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First Published: Thu, May 17 2018. 08:58 IST