Soldier killed in Kupwara, claims army

Srinagar: A soldier was killed Kupwara on Line of Control during the previous night, army said.
It said the soldier was killed after militants who attempted to infiltrate were intercepted by the forces.
“In the exchange of fire, alert soldiers forced the infiltrators to flee back m. In the ensuing firefight one soldier sustained a gun shot wound to which he succumbed later,” said the army.