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Jammu and Kashmir: 3 Pakistani Rangers killed in BSF's retaliatory firing in Sunderbani

At least three Pakistani Rangers were killed in a retaliatory firing by Border Security Force (BSF) after the former violated ceasefire along LoC in Sunderbani area of Jammu and Kashmir.


By   |  Updated On : August 26, 2017 07:50 PM
Jammu and Kashmir: 3 Pakistani Rangers killed in BSF's retaliatory firing in Sunderbani

Jammu and Kashmir: 3 Pakistani Rangers killed in BSF's retaliatory firing in Sunderbani

New Delhi :  

At least three Pakistani Rangers were killed in a retaliatory firing by Border Security Force (BSF) after the former violated ceasefire along LoC in Sunderbani area of Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district.

The Pakistani ranger started firing heavy mortar shells and bullets on the forward Indian posts after which the BSF gave a efitting reply to the unprovoked cross border attack. No Jawan was reported injured in the attack.

"Today Pakistan resorted to unprovoked to ceasefire violation and fired four 51mm mortar and two 81mm mortar shells towards the forward Indian posts in Dewra village of Rajouri's Sunderbani district," a BSF spokesperson said.

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At around 2:50 PM on Saturday, the Pakistani Rangers also resorted to unprovoked firing in Pargwal area of Jammu region. The BSF adequately replied to indescrimite firing by Pak Rangers.

More details were awaited.

First Published: Saturday, August 26, 2017 07:24 PM


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