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Pakistani troops target Indian posts along LoC

This is the second ceasefire violation by the Pakistani troops in north Kashmir in the past 24 hours.

india Updated: Aug 14, 2017 17:27 IST
Press Trust of India
Press Trust of India
Press Trust of India, Srinagar
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Pakistani troops targeted Indian posts at two places along the LoC in Tangdhar sector of Jammu and Kashmir.(PTI File Photo)

Pakistani troops targeted on Monday Indian posts at two places along the Line of Control (LoC) in Tangdhar sector of Jammu and Kashmir but there were no casualties.

“Pakistani troops violated ceasefire by firing towards our positions at Chath-Khadi Saidapora and Taad in Tangdhar sector at around 2.20 am,” an army official said.

He said the firing lasted for more than an hour but there were no casualties.

This is the second ceasefire violation by the Pakistani troops in north Kashmir in the past 24 hours.

On Sunday, three soldiers were injured in Pakistani firing in Uri sector.

First Published: Aug 14, 2017 17:27 IST