Poonch, May 22, (Udaipur Kiran): One jawan has been martyred died while two jawans were injured in a mysterious blast along the Line of Control (LoC) in Mendhar Sector of Poonch district.
Army sources said this morning the blast took place during a training activity near Line of Control in Mendhar Sector sector of Poonch district in which an Army jawan identified as Nike ap died while two jawans were injured in the mishap, other troops immediately rescued them and shifted him to unit dispensary from where they were airlifted to command hospital udhampur.
Defense Pro col. Devinder Ananad said that this morning at around 9.15 a.m. during a training activity on a military post in Mendhar sector, one soldier was critically injured who later succumbed to his injuries. Two more jawans who suffered injuries have been evacuated to the nearest military hospital and are stable.
Sources said that Millitants have planted an IED across LOC and an army party traped in the IED in which an army jawan lost his life and two others were injured in the blast.