Five soldiers of the Pakistan Army were martyred in an explosion near the Line of Control (LoC), the Inter-Services Public Relations said on Wednesday night.
The blast took place in the Chhamb Sector, it said in a statement. The martyrs have been identified Subedar Mohammad Sadiq and sepoys Zohaib, Ghulam Qasim, Sher Zaman and Mohammad Tayyab.
The Pakistani military termed the incident evidence of Indian state terrorism.
The ISPR said the nature of the explosion is not known yet.
Prime Minister Imran Khan condemned the attack and expressed his grief at the death of the five soldiers. He directed that those injured in the explosion be provided medical treatment right away.