MUMBAI – Indian forces who apparently boast about their fitness and competency are actually coward as record number of Indian BSF soldiers are dying of heart attack, it has been learnt.

According to a report put forth by Defence department, in a short span of just one and a half years, 117 soldiers died due to heart attack

Moreover, 25 soldiers passed away due to shelling and firing on borders. Another 316 soldiers also lost the battle of life while combating different diseases.

The report further states that, deaths due to AIDS and Malaria have significantly dropped for soldiers however, as many as 200 soldiers still die due to road and rail related accidents.