Pak violates ceasefire in Poonch, Rajouri districts of J&K

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Jammu (NVI): Pakistan today violated the ceasefire by firing with small arms and mortars while targetting forward areas in Poonch and Rajouri districts along the Line of Control (LoC) in J&K.

In the afternoon, Pakistani troops targetted the Sunderbani sector in Rajouri district and again shelled forward areas in the Krishna Ghati sector of Poonch district in the evening at around 5.15 pm.

Defence officials said that the Indian Army was retaliating befittingly.

Yesterday, an Indian Army soldier was injured as in Pakistani firing in Machil sector of J&K’s Kupwara district.

-ARK