Srinagar, November 9


One  soldier was killed in  sniper fire by Pakistan  in Machil sector in north-western   Kashmir district of Kupwara on Wednesday  re-establishing the fact that Pakistan is in an aggressive  mood on the Line of Control  to provoke  India for major escalation on the dividing line.

Meanwhile two militants have been killed in Rafiababad encounter. The searches are on in  the area.


Reports said that Pakistani troops targeted  Indian posts in which one soldier was killed, while the encounter left two militants killed in a gun fight in Rafiabad area.