Jammu: An Indian Army soldier was killed in Pakistani firing from across the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir today.
There was a ceasefire violation by Pakistan Army on a forward post along the LoC in Mankote-Balnoie sector of the district, army sources said.
One soldier of the Indian Army was injured in the sniper firing and later he succumbed to his injuries, they added.
Yesterday, an Army jawan was injured in a ceasefire violation by Pakistani troops along the LoC in the Uri sector of Baramulla district.
On August 7, the Pakistani Army had violated the ceasefire by firing at Indian posts along the LoC in Baba Khori belt of Naushera sector of Rajouri district.