Two soldiers killed in Pakistan firing on LoC

Tuesday, April 10th, 2018, 09:11:39 AM IST

Two soldiers were killed in Pakistan firing on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir, defence sources said on Tuesday.

The Pakistan Army resorted to heavy shelling and firing at Indian positions late Monday in Akhnoor sector’s Khour area.

“Two soldiers were killed and another injured. Our positions retaliated effectively and strongly. Firing exchanges continued for over an hour” the sources added.