Encounter Along LoC Claims Three Indian Soldiers


Jammu: Three Indian soldiers were killed and body of one of them was mutilated by Pakistan troops on the Line of Control in Machhal sector of Kashmir, army said on Tuesday.

This is the second such incident of mutilation of the body of an Indian soldier on the LoC since October 29.

“Three soldiers killed in action on LC (Line of Control) in Machhal. Body of one soldier mutilated,” the Army said.

It said the “retribution will be heavy for this cowardly act”.

Earlier on Tuesday, two foreign militants were gunned down in Bandipora. Fresh Rs. 2000 notes were recovered from the deceased miltants.