10 Of The Most Dangerous And Remote Postings Of The Indian Armed Forces: 2. The LOC One of the most volatile borders in the world

The LOC is the de-facto border that separates India from Pakistan and runs from Gilgit-Baltisan to Dras. Soldiers posted at the LOC are trained to withstand mortars, artillery shelling and bullets at a very frequent basis. The LOC witnessed the death of over 500 Indian soldiers when India fought the Kargil War against Pakistan.