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Soldiers deployed at high altitudes with a restricted line of sight keep a physical watch on enemy movements and suspicious activities.
The jawan was rushed to a hospital where doctors declared him brought dead, the officer said.
The Army handed over Jitendra Malik to Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force team in Meerut late Saturday night.
Lance Naik Antony Sebastian, an Army jawan who was serving in the border area of Jammu and Kashmir, was killed following unprovoked firing by Pakistan troops on Monday.
The militants opened fire at the Army camp at Lurgam in Tral area of the district, an Army official said.
The jawan is being questioned about whether any confidential information related to the Western Command has been leaked through social media, another defence official said.
An Army jawan who was reported missing last week was found dead in Madhya Pradesh. His body was brought home to Pathanamthitta on Monday.
Shivani's family has accused her husband and her in-laws of killing her yesterday and then hanging her body to show it as a case of suicide.
The jawans were found missing without official permission between Bardhaman and Dhanbad railway stations during a headcount on Wednesday.
Sepoy Neeraj Kumar, 38, posted in Uttar Pradesh, had come to his home on leave and was found dead in a stream near his house.
Saturday's ceasefire violation came on a day Muslims are celebrating Eid on both sides of the LoC and the international border which divides Jammu and Kashmir.
Kovind is the second President to visit Siachen after APJ Abdul Kalam.
Apart from the five terrorists, the fierce gun-battle which ended yesterday also claimed the lives of three Army jawans and two policemen.
An Army jawan today allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself with his service pistol in Jammu and Kashmir's Samba district.
The jawan, who was part of a patrol team, accidentally stepped on a land mine in the Khari Karmara sector. He lost his right leg in the explosion, they said.