Army jawan killed in firing along LoC in Rajouri

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Jammu, Aug 30: An Army jawan was killed in firing from across the Line of Control (LoC) in Rajouri district in Jammu and Kashmir tonight.

During patrolling, troops found suspected movement along LoC in Subderbani sector in the district, a senior army officer said. 

Gun battle

There was firing on the troops in which Jawan Rajinder Singh received four bullets and was martyred, he said, adding, the troops retaliated. "We cannot say whether those were militants or Pak troops involved in the firing. Further details are awaited," he said.


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