In the aftermath of the Pulwama Terror Attack where over 40 CRPF soldiers lost their lives, another Army officer has been martyred at Nowshera sector of Rajouri district, Jammu and Kashmir in an IED explosion.
Army officer martyred in IED explosion in J&K’s Rajouri pic.twitter.com/ccTn7Z9RhN
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A Jawan has also been injured in the incident, as reported by the Indian Express. The Soldiers were reportedly inspecting a freshly dug area when the IED exploded.
In the same sector, two army personnel, including a major, were martyred on January 11.