J&K: Pakistan violates ceasefire in Balakote sector of Poonch; Army retaliates

Updated On : 18 Oct , 2017 , 11:51 AM
New Delhi:

Pakistan on Wednesday violated ceasefire in Balakote sector of Poonch in Jammu and Kashmir. Pakistan also violated ceasefire in Manjakot sector of Rajouri.

Indian Army retaliated strongly and heavily.

There are reports of damage to the houses and cars in the Balakote sector.

Four civilians injured in ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Balakote sector.

Earlier on Saturday, Pakistan violated ceasefire in Balakote sector of Poonch in Jammu and Kashmir. Three children got injured in the ceasefire violation by neighbouring country.

Pakistan Army initiated unprovoked and indiscriminate firing of small arms, automatics and mortars from 1945 hours in Bhimber Gali sector along the Line of Control (LoC) deliberately targeting villages of Basauni and Sandot in Balakote area.

First Published : Wednesday, October 18, 2017 08:49 AM
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