J&K: 3 soldiers killed in Pak shelling along LoC

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SRINAGAR: In two separate incidents, three

soldiers

were killed in shelling by

Pakistan

along the Line of Control in Jammu and

Kashmir

.
Two soldiers were killed in an

unprovoked ceasefire violation

by Pakistani troops along the LoC in J&K's

Naugam sector

on Thursday while another soldier was killed in shelling by Pakistan in Krishna Ghati Sector of Poonch district on Wednesday night, officials said.
"Pakistan initiated an unprovoked ceasefire violation along the LoC in Naugam sector, Kupwara on Thursday morning by firing mortars and other weapons," Srinagar-based defence spokesperson Colonel

Rajesh Kalia

said.
He said that four soldiers

sustained injuries

in the firing from across the border.
"The injured personnel are being evacuated while a befitting response is being given to the Pakistani firing," he added.

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