Srinagar: A Pakistani soldier has reportedly been killed in retaliatory fire by the Indian Army after Pakistani troops violated yet again the ceasefire agreement along the Line of Control (LoC) in Kupwara’s Tangdhar sector, an army official said on Wednesday.
The Pakistani troops resorted to unprovoked firing on Indian posts in Tangdhar sector in Kupwara district this afternoon, the army official told PTI.
He said Indian soldiers retaliated to the aggression from across the LoC “effectively”.
While there were no casualties on the Indian side, the official said at least one Pakistani soldier has reportedly been killed in retaliatory firing by the Indian Army.
Pakistani troops on Tuesday targeted a BSF jawan using a sniper in Tangdhar sector, resulting in injuries to him.
The Pakistani troops also violated ceasefire in Uri sector of Baramulla district on Monday, resulting in injuries to three civilians.