Jammu and Kashmir: Pakistan continues shelling at Arnia for third day running, one civilian dies while five are injured

17 September 2017, 12:58 PM

Violating the ceasefire, Pakistani troops kept firing at Indian positions in the Arnia sector just adjacent to the Line of Control (LoC) during the entire Saturday night. This is for the third day running that Pakistan has continuously fired at the Indian positions.

The unprovoked firing by Pakistan has resulted in the death of one civilian while five have been seriously wounded.

The firing started at around 9.30 PM on Saturday night and went on till Sunday morning. Pakistan fired several mortar shells which hit the residential areas. All the injured have been admitted to the hospital. 

Pakistani troops had resorted to unprovoked firing on Friday which resulted in the death of one BSF jawan.

First Published: Sunday, September 17, 2017 12:26 PM
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