M. S. Nazki, Ph.D.
In an ongoing gunfight in Rajouri district’s Thanamandi area, one army junior commissioned officer was killed, while another soldier was injured.
According to GNS PRO, one JCO of the Rashtriya Rifles got a critical bullet wound. He was taken to a neighbouring hospital, where he eventually died from his injuries.
Earlier, a gunfight occurred in Kalas region of Thanamandi after a contact was established with militants by a joint searching group of army and police.
One soldier was injured in the ensuing gunfire, they added, and was subsequently transported to hospital, where he was allegedly in critical condition.