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Jawan killed in landmine blast in J&K

June 16, 2011 02:55 IST

A 22-year-old army jawan was killed in a landmine blast in Jammu and Kashmir's Naushera region on Monday, family sources said on Wednesday.

The deceased Ganeshshyam Govind was a resident of Ajang-Vadel village in Malegaon taluka in Maharashtra.

His body will be brought to his native place for funeral on Thursday, they said.

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