The Armed Forces Tribunal dismissed Army’s assertion that the soldier was to blame for entering minefield.
This comes after the Northern Command returned the conviction file in the Machil fake encounter case.
Lt Col Mithali Madhumita has been heading the Indian Army’s English language training team in Kabul.
The officers, a pilot and a co-pilot, who died in the crash have been identified as Lt Col Rajesh Gulati and Major Tahir Khan.
The KNF outfit, alleging it was a fake encounter, has demanded a CBI probe into the matter.
His wife’s father alleged that he murdered his daughter as he had an affair with another woman.
Analysts warned that the cut would affect the modernisation plan, Defence Ministry sources say otherwise.
There was no immediate comment from the military.
Presently, the acclimatisation takes place in two stages of six and four days at Leh and at higher altitudes.
“After having his meals, the soldier went to his barrack where he fell unconscious,” said an officer.
The army asked both serving personnel and veterans to be more responsible as it affects the image of the force.
Eleven security personnel including eight soldiers were killed in the pre-dawn attack on the Army camp by militants.
Army has completed the inquiry into the recent killing of two youths in a firing incident involving troops.
The incident has triggered massive outrage and protests.
The IED was suspected to have been planted by militants. Army troops have launched an operation to sanitize the area.