Soldier killed, 2 injured due to lightning in Samba

Jammu: An army soldier was killed and two of his colleagues were injured when they were struck by lightning in Samba district of Jammu region last night.
The soldiers were on duty near the Ditch-Cum-Bund (DCB) on Abtal road in the Ramgarh sector when the lightning struck them, police said on Saturday.
Sepoy Jai Paul of Himachal Pradesh died on the spot while the injured have been identified as Naik Raj Kumar of Kathua district and Naik Anil Kumar of Pathankot.