Kurukshetra: The last rites of Border Security Force (BSF) trooper Sushil Kumar were performed on Tuesday with full military honours.
Kumar, a resident of Kurukshetra had received fatal injuries on Sunday night during ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Jammu’s RS Pura sector. One eight-year-old boy was also killed due to heavy shelling.
Incidents of cross-border firing have increased in the past few days, specifically after India conducted a surgical strike in PoK to dismantle terrorist camps.
Earlier on Sunday, a BSF constable, Gurnam Singh, had also succumbed to his injuries he sustained in the firing by Pakistan snipers in Bobiya area of Hira Nagar sector.