J&K: Pak violates ceasefire in Arnia area of RS Pura sector; BSF jawan martyred

15 September 2017, 03:26 PM

A BSF jawan was killed in firing by Pakistan in Arnia area of RS Pura sector of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday.

The Pakistani’s troops violated ceasefire by resorting to firing on Indian posts in morning. The BSF jawan constable Brijendra Bahadur Singh succumbed to injuries. A civilian also got injured in the incident.

On Thursday, two Pakistani soldiers were killed in retaliatory action by the BSF,  after three Indian jawans were injured in unprovoked firing and shelling by Pakistani troops along the international border (IB) and the LoC in Jammu and Poonch districts of J&K on Wednesday.

"Unprovoked firing by Pak forces on BSF posts across Jammu IB injured 3 BSF troopers (in Poonch & Jammu districts yesterday)," the Border Security Force (BSF) had said in a tweet.

First Published: Friday, September 15, 2017 07:45 AM

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