Srinagar:  An Army jawan was killed and an officer was injured on Friday, when a patrol was hit by a landslide, near the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir’s Uri sector, an official said.

An Army patrol was hit by a landslide in Uri Sector on Friday afternoon, resulting in some personnel getting trapped, the Army official said. 

The officer added that one jawan died and a Major-rank officer was injured.  

The injured officer was shifted to 92 Base Hospital of the Army in Srinagar.

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