J-K: Pakistan violates ceasefire in Digwar sector of Poonch district; Army retaliates

05 October 2017, 07:28 AM

Pakistan on Thursday violated ceasefire in Digwar sector of Poonch district in Jammu and Kashmir.

Indian Army retaliated heavily and strongly to the ceasefire violation.

Earlier on Wednesday, Three Army jawans were today injured as Pakistani troops fired from automatic weapons and shelled mortars at forward posts and villages along the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district.

Pakistani troops also violated the ceasefire in Laam sector by briefly opening fire along the LoC, police officials said.

On October two, two minors were killed and 12 civilians injured in cross-border shelling by Pakistan along the LoC in Poonch district.

Five children were among the injured, the youngest being five-year-old Zobia Kousar.

First Published: Thursday, October 05, 2017 07:25 AM
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