RAJOURI An army soldier was critically injured in sniper fire from across the border along the Line of Control (LoC) in Nowshera area of Rajouri in Jammu on Saturday.
Official sources said that Pakistan army in violation of ceasefire attacked the army post of 24 MLI Regiment at Kalal along the border in Nowshera sector.
In the incident, Sepoy Satish Kumar suffered critical bullet wounds in his abdomen and was airlifted to Armys command hospital in Udhampur for treatment where his condition is stated to be critical, they said.
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