Indian Army Junior Commissioned Officer killed in firing along LoC in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri

The firing from across the border started after the Indian Army noticed some suspicious movement along the LoC in Nowshera

Press Trust of India August 30, 2020 12:59:41 IST
Indian Army Junior Commissioned Officer killed  in firing along LoC in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri

Jammu: A Junior Commissioned Officer (JCO) of the Indian Army was killed on Sunday in a firing  along the Line of Control (LoC) in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir, defence sources said.

The firing from across the border started soon after the Indian Army noticed some suspicious movement along the LoC in Nowshera sector, sources said.

They said the Indian troops retaliated strongly and in the exchange of firing, a JCO was hit by a bullet and later succumbed to injuries.

The cross-border firing was going on when the last reports came in, the sources said, adding further details are awaited.

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