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Two soldiers injured as Pakistan opens fire along LoC in Poonch

india Updated: Jun 29, 2017 09:00 IST
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Indian Army soldiers stand guard near the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch.
Indian Army soldiers stand guard near the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch.(PTI File Photo)
         

Two Indian soldiers were injured on Thursday in a ceasefire violation along the Line of Control (LoC) by the Pakistan Army.

“Pakistan Army initiated unprovoked shelling and firing along the LoC in Poonch,” defence ministry sources told IANS.

They used small arms, automatics and mortars. The firing started at 1.30 am. The Indian Army retaliated effectively and strongly.

The injured soldiers were shifted to hospital.

First Published: Jun 29, 2017 08:58 IST

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