An India soldier was killed in Nowshera in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday after the Pakistan army targeted Indian posts from across the Line of Control.
The martyred soldier has been identified as Lance Naik Sandeep Thapa, a resident of Dehradun.
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Thapa who had served in the Army for 15 years had sustained fatal injuries during the ceasefire violation.
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A defence ministry spokesperson said Pakistan initiated the ceasefire violation around 6.30 am. The Indian army was “retaliating befittingly“.