Army soldier dies in blast near LoC in Uri in north Kashmir

Srinagar, Publish Date: Aug 12 2018

An army soldier died in a mysterious blast along the Line of control (LoC) in Uri area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Sunday.

Reported that a mysterious blast occurred near Rustom Post in Hajipeer area of Uri today evening.

It said an army soldier of 4 Garwal, identified as Kuldeep Singh Rawat, sustained critical splinter injuries.

He was shifted to nearby health facility where doctors declared him dead on arrival.

Confirming the incident, a police official said the cause of the blast is being ascertained, said the report.