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3 jawans injured in ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Uri

The Pakistani troops opened fire at Indian positions at Baaz Post in Uri in Baramulla district at around 4 pm, Indian Army sources said.

india Updated: Aug 13, 2017 21:44 IST
Press Trust of India
Press Trust of India
Press Trust of India, Srinagar
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An Army soldier stands guard near a check post outside Badami Bagh cantonment in Srinagar.(Waseem Andrabi /HT File Photo)

Three soldiers were injured on Sunday after Pakistani troops violated the ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC) in Uri sector of Kashmir, officials said.

The Pakistani troops opened fire at Indian positions at Baaz Post in Uri in Baramulla district at around 4 pm, Indian Army sources said.

The sources said three soldiers suffered bullet injuries in the firing and were admitted to the 92 Base Hospital of the Army here.

Earlier in the day, Pakistani troops violated the ceasefire thrice in Rajouri and Poonch districts of Jammu and Kashmir.

First Published: Aug 13, 2017 21:44 IST