One more valiant Border man attained Martyrdom. A Border Security Force (BSF) man was killed after the armies of India and Pakistan exchanged heavy fire along the Line of Control (LoC) in Samba sector of Jammu and Kashmir.
An official said that Head Constable Jagpal Singh of A Coy 173 Bn got seriously injured during cross border firing in samba are today.
Singh, he said, was shifted to District Hospital Samba for treatment. However, doctors declared him dead on arrival.
Earlier in the day, three civilians were killed in RS Pura sector in firing and shelling from across the border.
The fresh killings took place a day after a top BSF official said that the situation on the border was “very tense”.