Army Jawan dies in mine blast in Nowgam 

The soldier was killed when he accidentally stepped on the mine while patrolling in Nowgam.

Published: 15th October 2019 02:43 PM  |   Last Updated: 15th October 2019 02:43 PM   |  A+A-

Indian Army, Line of Control, LoC , Border , War

Vigil has been stepped up along the border to counter any attempts of infiltration. (FILE | PTI)

By PTI

SRINAGAR: An Army jawan died in a mine blast in Nowgam sector of Kashmir's Kupwara district, an Army official said on Tuesday.

The soldier was killed when he accidentally stepped on the mine while patrolling in Nowgam on Monday night.

Vigil has been stepped up along the border to counter any attempts of infiltration.

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