Pakistan is violating the cease fire along the Line of Control in Poonch sector of Jammu and Kashmir. India gave a befitting reply to the Pakistani firing. However, an Indian soldier lost his life in the firing of Pakistan.
The army said that the beave Naik Rajiv Singh Shekhawat lost his life in the firing of Pakistan. He was 36 years old. He belonged to Village Luhakna Khurd, District Jaipur, Rajasthan and survived by his wife, Smt Usha Shekhawat.
The army says that the hero Rajiv Singh Shekhawat was a brave, inspiring and honest soldier. The nation will always be indebted to him for his supreme sacrifice and devotion to duty.
#LtGenYKJoshi, #ArmyCdrNC and all ranks salute the supreme sacrifice of Naik Rajeev Singh Shekhawat; offer deepest condolences to the family. @adgpi @PIB_India @SpokespersonMoD pic.twitter.com/IF9iu60k4K— NorthernComd.IA (@NorthernComd_IA) February 9, 2020
On Monday night, a civilian also lost his life and four others were injured in Pakistan firing in Tangdhar sector of Kupwara in Jammu and Kashmir.