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Pakistan troops shell Indian Army posts in Jammu and Kashmir’s Uri; no casualties reported so far

Srinagar: Pakistani troops on Wednesday intensely shelled Indian posts in Uri Sector of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said.

 Pakistan troops shell Indian Army posts in Jammu and Kashmir’s Uri; no casualties reported so far

Representational image of an Army soldier. Reuters

The shelling comes a day after the Indian Air Force carried out air strikes on Jaish-e-Mohammad terror camps inside the neighbouring country.

Pakistani Army fired mortar shells towards Indian posts in the early hours of Wednesday, a police official said. He said there were no reports of any casualties so far.

The official said the Indian Army retaliated to the Pakistani action in an equal measure.

The exchange of fire across the LoC in Uri sector was going in when reports last came in, he added.

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Updated Date: Feb 27, 2019 13:02:19 IST