Two soldiers killed in last two days due to ‘accidental fire’


After a soldier died on Moday in ‘accidental fire’ incident , Army on Tuesday said that another soldier was killed on the Line of Control in Rajouri district , in similar incident on Tuesday

The soldier has been killed in Bhimber Gali (BG) sector, reports said.

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On Monday a soldier had died what Army said was an ‘accidental fire’ on the LoC in Mendhar sector of Rajouri.

“A soldier was killed in accidental fire in Bhimber Gali (BG) sector late last night,” a defense spokesperson was quoted in reports.

The spokesman had on Tuesday denied the media reports that said the soldier’s death in Mendhar had resulted from a sniper shot from across the LoC.


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