Tahlka News Bureau
JAMMU: Indian Army today retaliated ceasefire violation by killing two Pakistani soldiers along the Line of Control in two sectors in Rajouri and Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir.
A heavy shelling and mortar bombs and firing of small arms and automatic weapons of forwarding post and civilians areas in the region were fired.
In the past four days there have been 10 ceasefire violations and a total of 14 ceasefire violations along the LoC and the International Border in Jammu region since January 1, in which one civilian died and seven others were injured.
In escalated terror violence in Kashmir, militants engineered seven grende attacks and firing incidents in the Valley Tuesday in 14 policemen were injured and four rifles snatched by militants from them. Indian troops gave strong retaliation in which 2 Pakistani soldiers were killed opposite Bhimbher Gali sector on Wednesday.
"Pakistan Army initiated indiscriminate firing of mortars, small arms, automatics RPG, Recoilless Rifles from 1840 hours in Naushera sector along the LoC in Rajouri district today," Defence Spokesman Lt. col. Manish Mehta said.
Before this third ceasefire violation in the day, the Pakistani Army initiated indiscriminate firing at 0930 hours in Naushera sector along the Line of Control in Rajouri distrit today, he said.
Earlier, in Bhimbar Gali sector indiscriminate firing from 0500 hours to 0545 hours in Pooch along the LoC, he added.