Two Pakistani soldiers killed during ceasefire violation: Army

Last Modified Tuesday, 14 August 2018 (12:42 IST)
Srinagar: The on Tuesday said that its troops killed two during calibrated operations carried out in response to unprovoked and repeated attempts to facilitate infiltration by in Tangdhar sector in frontier district of Kupwara.
Defence Ministry spokesperson Colonel Rajesh Kalia told UNI that after an Indian soldier was killed at the Line of Control (LoC) in Tangdhar Sector on Monday, the troops carried out calibrated operations last night in which two Pakistani soldiers were killed.
He said the calibrated operations were in response to unprovoked ceasefire violations and repeated attempts to facilitate infiltration by Pakistan Army in Tangdhar sector.
A soldier, Sepoy Pushpendra Singh, was killed as the Army foiled an along the LoC in Tangdhar sector on Monday. Another Army soldier was killed in a blast near Rustom post in Uri sector in north Kashmir district of Baramulla on Sunday evening. (UNI)