Soldier dies of cardiac arrest

An army jawan died on the Line of Control in Poonch’s Saujiyan area after he suffered cardiac arrest.

Sources said that the soldier belonging to Saujiyan based Rashtriya Rifles fell unconscious in the intervening night of Saturday and Sunday after which he was taken to army medical center where doctors declared him as brought dead.

Deceased identified as Havaldar Vijay  was a resident of Maharashtra and his mortal remains were sent by the Army to  his native village after conducting medico legal formalities at Poonch hospital.