J&K: BSF trooper killed in cross-border fire in Samba


A Border Security Force (BSF) trooper was killed in cross-border firing in Samba area of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday, said an official.

He said that Pakistan Rangers opened “unprovoked” fire on a BSF patrol in Samba sector, resulting in injuries to constable Tapan Mondal.

The official said that BSF retaliated.

“The injured trooper was shifted to a hospital where he succumbed,” he said.