Kashmir : Army soldier martyred in mysterious blast in Uri

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An army soldier lost his life in a mysterious blast along the Line of control (LoC) in Uri area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Sunday.

The nature of the blast has not been ascertained.

According to media reports, the jawan was near the Rustom Post in Haji Peer area when the blast occurred.

He was evacuated to a nearby MI room where doctors declared him as brought dead, an official said.

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He belonged to 4 Garhwal rifles and has been identified as Kuldeep Singh Rawat.

A police official also confirmed the incident, saying that the nature of blast is being ascertained.