Srinagar: An army officer was killed along Line of Control in Kupwara’s Machil village on Sunday.
An army spokesperson said the
officer was killed today “in the line of duty”.
He succumbed due to grievous injuries sustained while on a patrol along the LoC.
The Army Major namely Vikash Singh (30) of 57 RR A Coy was injured critically after he slipped into the gorge during a patrol in Kumkadi area of Haihama along the Line of Control (LoC) previous night.
The officer was initially shifted to military hospital Drugmulla from where he was later reffered to 92 base hospital Badamibagh Srinagar where he later succumbed.