Two Army men killed in ambush by Pakistan troops on LoC

A patrol party of the Army was ambushed and fired upon by Pakistani troops, resulting in killing of two soldiers.

Published: 12th July 2017 05:35 PM  |   Last Updated: 12th July 2017 09:17 PM   |  A+A-

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By PTI

SRINAGAR: Two Army jawans were killed today as Pakistani troops ambushed a patrol party along the Line of Control in Keran sector of Kashmir, Army said here.

A patrol party of the Army was ambushed and fired upon by Pakistani troops, resulting in killing of two soldiers, an army official said.

He said further details of the incident were awaited.

The official did not elaborate as to whether the Pakistani troops had crossed the LoC to carry out the attack or opened fire from the territory under their control on the other side.

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