Indian army killed Pakistani soldier on LOC
Srinagar: Pakistan soldier was killed when he was trying to cross the line of control in the keran sector of Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara region.
Indian Army has informed its Pakistani counterpart to take back the body of a Pakistan soldier. Army has stated that Pakistan Army’s Border action team has attempted to enter the Line of Control. However Indian Army has stopped the attempt and gun down the Pakistani national, Major General, A.S. Pendharkar, GOC 28 Infantry Division said.
A senior army officer had said the man - identified as Mohammad Shabir Malik - may have been a member of the Pakistan Army's Border Action Team or BAT.
Ambushes were laid and the infiltrator eliminated. The body was recovered, with one AK rifle, ammunition, and seven grenades. Surveillance of the area is still in progress, NDTV reported.