Two soldiers killed in accidental blast in Kargil

Two soldiers killed in accidental blast in Kargil

Jammu, July 31 (IANS) Two soldiers were killed on Sunday when they accidentally stepped on a mine near the Line of Control (LoC) in Kargil sector of Jammu and Kashmir’s Ladakh region, an army official said.

“The two soldiers of a patrol party accidentally stepped on a mine, triggering a blast. Both were killed,” said Col. S.D. Goswami, spokesman of the army’s Udhampur-headquartered Northern Command.

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