Soldier found dead on LoC

Pathankot: Border Security Force (BSF) soldiers patrol the border fence at Bamial border in Pathankot on Monday. The security has been beefed up in the wake of the recent attacks. PTI Photo (PTI1_4_2016_000243B)
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Jammu, March 31  A soldier was killed on Friday in a mysterious incident of firing on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district.

Police sources said Sepoy Kulwant Singh was found dead with a bullet wound in Balakot sector in the morning.

“It is not known whether the soldier’s death was a suicide or due to firing from across the LoC,” an official said.

The LoC divides Jammu and Kashmir between India and Pakistan. — IANS

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