J&K: BSF jawan killed in ceasefire violation in Arnia sector

Indian Army is strongly retaliating to the ceasefire

Indian Army is strongly retaliating to the ceasefire

A BSF jawan was killed in firing by Pakistan in Arnia area of RS Pura sector of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday.

The jawan, identified as identified as Captain Brijendra Bahadur Singh, was succumbed to his injuries.

The bullet hit him on the left side of abdomen and as a result died during evacuation, Pareekh said.

The spokesman said that the martyred constable was a resident of village Vidya Bhawan Naraypur, PS -Bansoih, Distt-Balia, UP.

The 32-year-old soldier is survived by his parents and wife Sushmita Singh, initial details revealed.

"Retaliatory fire by BSF killed 2 Pak soldiers", it further said. One other civilian was also injured.

On September 3, Pakistan violated truce agreement and fired unprovoked in Krishna Ghati sector along the Line of Control.

The authorities have kept emergency services in readiness to meet any eventuality due to the ceasefire violation by Pakistan.

Pakistan Army on Friday morning had resorted to unprovoked firing at Indian positions.

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