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Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC in J-K’s Rajouri

“At about 9.00 pm Friday, Pakistan initiated unprovoked ceasefire violation starting with firing of small arms followed by shelling with mortar along the LoC in Nowshera sector,” a Public Relation Officer (Defence) said.

india Updated: Jul 06, 2019 07:51 IST
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Poonch: Border Security Force (BSF) jawans patrol near Line of Control (LoC) . PTI Photo
Poonch: Border Security Force (BSF) jawans patrol near Line of Control (LoC) . PTI Photo( )
         

Pakistani troops violated the ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC) in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday, prompting retaliation by the Indian Army, officials said.

“At about 9.00 pm Friday, Pakistan initiated unprovoked ceasefire violation starting with firing of small arms followed by shelling with mortar along the LoC in Nowshera sector,” a Public Relation Officer (Defence) said.

There was no loss of life or injury to anyone in the firing and shelling, he said.

(This story has been published from a wire agency feed without modifications to the text. Only the headline has been changed.)

First Published: Jul 06, 2019 07:51 IST

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