Soldier killed, Major injured after falling into gorge in Uri Sector

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Srinagar: An Army soldier was killed and a Major was injured after they slipped off a mountain and fell down into a deep gorge in Uri sector of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Friday.
The duo which was part of the patrolling party suffered critical injuries after they slipped and fell down into the deep gorge from the mountain at Maidan Uri.
The injured, identified as Major Amit Kumar and Sepoy Raman Kumar of 62 RR, were taken to nearby Military hospital immediately where Sepoy succumbed to injuries.