One civilian killed after Pakistan Army resorts to shelling along the LoC
A civilian was killed on Saturday in heavy shelling and firing by the Pakistan Army on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district, police said
Srinagar: A civilian was killed on Saturday in heavy shelling and firing by the Pakistan Army on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district, police said
A porter working for the Indian Army was killed and a girl injured in the shelling and firing in Uri sector which started at 11.30 am.
"The Indian military is retaliated strongly and effectively," police sources said.
On 18 October, four civilians were injured during ceasefire violations by the Pakistani Army on the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district.
The injured included three labourers and a woman in the Mankote area, a police officer had said.
Due to heightened tensions between the two Armies on the LoC, no traditional exchange of sweets and greetings took place on Diwali.
A woman — whose identity is being ascertained — also sustained injuries in the firing by militants, officials said
The court was hearing a PIL seeking door-to-door vaccination for senior citizens above the age of 75 and persons who are specially-abled, wheelchair-bound or bedridden
Meanwhile, an official order in this regard stated that all government and recognised private schools up to Class 12 that fall in the Jammu division (summer zone) will observe summer vacation from 8 to 25 June as per past practice