An India Army Major SG Nair of 2/1 GR sustained serious injuries and attained martyrdom as two IED blasts took place near the Line of Control, in Rajouri district, Jammu as confirmed by senior Army officers.
In the attack, several soldiers are reportedly injured. Investigations are underway to find out details of the blast and of those who planted it.
Meanwhile on Friday evening, in Srinagar, a grenade attack was launched at Lal chowk in Srinagar, Kashmir. The grenade was lobbed in Lal chowk Palladium Gali.
No damages have been reported, glasses of CRPF vehicle were damaged.