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Three soldiers killed, one mutilated, army pledges revenge

Updated: Nov 22, 2016 17:29 IST

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir)[India], Nov. 22 (ANI): Three Indian soldiers were killed, while the body of one of them was found mutilated, by the Pakistan troops on Tuesday along the Line of Control in Machhal Sector.

"Three soldiers killed in action on LoC in Machhal. Body of one soldier mutilated, retribution will be heavy for this cowardly act," the army Tweeted.

This is the second such instances after a BSF soldier's body was mutilated near the LoC in North Kashmir during a cross border firing last month. (ANI)