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Pak shelling in Poonch kills one jawan

DNDEL8138 | 8/13/2017 | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :380

A 45-yr-old mother of four also died as Pak violated the ceasefire yet again on Saturday in Jammu’s Krishna Ghati sector

Srinagar: Tension gripped the Line of Control (LoC) on Saturday when Pakistan army shelled Indian forward posts and civilian areas, killing a junior commissioned officer (JCO) and a 45-year-old mother of four in the Krishna Ghati (KG) sector of Poonch district in Jammu.
Lieutenant Colonel Manish Mehta, defence spokesman at Jammu, said the firing, which began around 5.15 am, was unprovoked, and that the Indian army retaliated strongly.
“In the exchange of fire, Naib Subedar Jagram Singh Tomar was grievously injured and later succumbed to his wounds,” he said.
Tomar, 42, was from Tarsana village in Morena district of Madhya Pradesh. He is survived by his wife, Omavati Devi, and two children. “Tomar was a brave and since
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