Jammu: Pakistani troops on Sunday resorted to unprovoked firing at Indian positions on the Line of control (LoC) in Jammu region’s Rajouri district.
Lt Col Manish Mehta, defence spokesman said, “Pakistan Army violated ceasefire in Naushera sector of the LoC using small arms. Our troops have responded befittingly using same calibre weapons”
“No casualty or damage was reported. Firing exchanges continued in the area,” the spokesman added.
A senior Army officer said there have been over 25 ceasefire violations along the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir after surgical strikes by Army troops in PoK to dismantle terror launching pads. After a week-long lull, Pakistani troops on Sunday violated the ceasefire.