Kashmir: Trooper killed, another injured along LoC


An army trooper was killed and another injured in a shootout with rebels along Line of Control in Tanghdar sector of Kupwor district in north Kashmir. sources said a group of rebels waiting to infiltrate into this side of Kashmir fired upon an army patrol at Gunda Post in Tanghdar sector, triggering shootout between two sides.
In the ensuing exchange of gunfire, one trooper namely Sepoy Sandeep Singh was killed while another was injured, the sources said. They said however army managed to repel the intrusion attempt of rebels. The injured trooper is under treatment.