Indian Army officer killed by colleague in Poonch


Srinagar, December 17 (KMS): In Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir, an Indian army Junior Commissioned Officer (JCO) was killed in a fratricidal incident in Poonch district.

The Sepoy, Laxminarayan had an altercation with Subedar Jasbir Singh following which he shot at him near Line of Control in Balakote area of the district.

Soon fellow soldiers took Subedar Jasbir Singh to army hospital but doctors declared him brought dead, the Indian army officer told media men.

It was not immediately known what led to the altercation.