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Soldier killed, two BSF men injured in Pakistan firing

IANS  |  Jammu 

Hours after an soldier was killed on Saturday in ceasefire violation, two personnel were injured on the Line of Control in district.

said Army resorted to a ceasefire violation in Sunderbani sector of the LoC in which one soldier, identified as Rifleman Varun Kattal, was killed.

"The ceasefire violation by Army took place around around 9.30 a.m. Our troops retaliated strongly and effectively," the said.

During heavy firing and shelling by both sides, two BSF personnel were injured, defence sources said, adding, they have been shifted to a hospital.

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First Published: Sat, November 10 2018. 21:22 IST
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