RAWALPINDI: A Pakistan Army soldier was martyred after Indian troops resorted to “unprovoked” firing from across the Line of Control in Hajipir sector of Haveli district, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said on Saturday.
The soldier was identified by the military’s media wing as Havaldar Nasir Hussain, who hailed from Narowal in Punjab.
Havaldar Nasir Hussain had been serving the Pakistan Army for 16 years, ISPR said.
On August 16, Sepoy Muhammad Sheeraz embraced shahadat due to Indian firing in Buttal Sector along LoC.
In a tweet, DG ISPR said, “Another brave son of soil laid his life in the line of duty. Sepoy Muhammad Sheeraz embraced shahadat due to Indian firing in Buttal Sector along LoC.”