Pakistan Army shells forward areas along LoC in J-K’s Poonch district


The Pakistan Army on Sunday opened fire and shelled forward areas along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir.


According to the official report, the cross-border firing started in Degwar sector around 8:40 am, drawing retaliation from the Indian Army.

They started with small arms firing and later fired mortars around 9:30 am.

As per the report, there was no report of any casualty on the Indian side in the Pakistani firing.

The cross-border firing between the two sides was going on when last reports came in.

Pakistan last violated the ceasefire in Degwar sector on May 9 and Kirni, Qasba and Shahpur sectors of Poonch two days earlier.

With inputs from PTI

Image: Representative purpose (Credit: Deccan Herald)

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