Srinagar, July 08 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Indian troops during a cordon and search operation martyred one more youth in Rajouri, raising the toll to five in one day in the territory.
The troops killed the fifth youth in Sunderbani area of Rajouri district during an ongoing operation which entered its 10 day, today.
Indian army claimed that the youth was killed during an encounter, which also left an Indian soldier dead and two others including a JCO injured. It said, the slain soldier has been identified as Sepoy Yashwant Reddy while the injured as Naib Subedar Srijith of 17 Madras and Nk Santosh of 9 Para.
Earlier, Indian troops martyred four Kashmiri youth in Pulwama and Kulgam districts of South Kashmir, today.