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Two Indian soldiers die in Pakistani firing

Two Indian soldiers were killed on Tuesday evening as their vehicle came under gunfire from Pakistan across the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, military sources said.

india Updated: May 18, 2010 20:46 IST
IANS

Two Indian soldiers were killed on Tuesday evening as their vehicle came under gunfire from Pakistan across the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, military sources said.

Three soldiers were also injured in the incident at around 7 pm at Nangi Tikri area in Krishnaghati sector close to the Line of Control, about 200 km north of Jammu.

"Two soldiers died and three others were injured. There were five occupants in the vehicle," an army source said.

First Published: May 18, 2010 20:45 IST