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Soldier martyred in Pakistan firing on LoC

Jammu: An Indian soldier got martyred in Pakistani firing on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district, defence sources said on Sunday. According to the sources, the Pakistani troops resorted to unprovoked ceasefire violation in the Shahpur area late Saturday night which continued till Sunday morning. “The soldier was critically injured in […]

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Soldier martyred on LoC, armies trade heavy fire

Jammu: An Indian soldier got martyred in Pakistan firing on the Line of Control (LoC) on Thursday in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district, leading to heavy firing exchanges as the Indian side retaliated, an official said. “Rifleman Yash Pal, who was injured in an unprovoked Pakistan ceasefire violation in Sunderbani sector of the LoC, succumbed to […]

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Soldier martyred in Pakistan firing on LoC

Jammu: An Indian soldier got martyred on Thursday in Pakistani firing on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district. Defence Ministry sources said the Pakistan Army resorted to unprovoked shelling of mortars and firing with small arms to target Indian positions in the Sunderbani sector. “The Pakistan ceasefire violation started early on […]

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CRPF man guns down 3 colleagues, shoots self

Jammu: In the first case of fratricidal firing in Jammu and Kashmir this year, a CRPF trooper shot dead three colleagues and then shot and seriously wounded himself in Udhampur district in Jammu and Kashmir, police said on Thursday. Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) Constable Ajit Singh opened fire at Head Constables Umeed Singh, Yogendra […]

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J&K Governor praises boy on receiving Shaurya Chakra

Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik on Wednesday congratulated the Kashmiri boy on receiving the ‘Shaurya Chakra’ for tackling militants in the Shopian district. Irfan Ramzan Sheikh was awarded with the third highest peacetime decoration of India on Tuesday by President Ram Nath Kovind. Malik said the courage with which Irfan fought militants […]

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Soldier martyred in Pakistan firing on LoC in Rajouri

Jammu: An Indian soldier got martyred on Monday in Pakistan firing on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district, defence sources said. He was killed during a ceasefire violation by the Pakistan Army in the Sunderbani sector. “A soldier was killed and four others injured when Pakistan initiated unprovoked ceasefire violation […]

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Heavy firing on LoC in Rajouri district

Jammu: Heavy firing was reported between Indian and Pakistani soldiers along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district on Sunday. Defence Ministry spokesperson Lt Colonel Devender Anand said: “The Pakistan Army initiated unprovoked ceasefire violation at about 6.30 p.m. on Sunday by heavy mortar shelling and firing of small arms along […]