Heavy firing on Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir
In yet another ceasefire violation, Pakistan troops resorted to heavy firing on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir. The ceasefire violations took place in Poonch area on Thursday evening.
The Indian army retaliated effectively. No reports of causalities were reported.
On April 1, a five-year-old child and a Border Security Force (BSF) jawan died after Pakistan troops opened fire across the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch in Kashmir. Besides the child, nine other civilians were also injured in the Pakistan ceasefire violations.
Also, five other BSF personnel were also injured in the Pakistan shelling. All six personnel were rushed to the military hospital. One of the jawans succumbed to his injuries.
Earlier in the day, four terrorists were eliminated and four others were neutralized in Pulwama encounter that broke out between militants and security forces. The encounter broke out in Drusoo Lassipora area of Pulwama district in the early hours of Monday.
– PTC NEWS