Pakistan violates ceasefire along International Border in Jammu and Kashmir's Kathua, no casualties

Pakistani Rangers violated ceasefire by targeting forward posts and villages with small arms firing along the International Border in Jammu and Kashmir' Kathua.

Press Trust of India October 19, 2019 19:20:58 IST
Pakistan violates ceasefire along International Border in Jammu and Kashmir's Kathua, no casualties
  • Pakistani Rangers violated ceasefire by targeting forward posts and villages with small arms firing along the International Border in Jammu and Kashmir' Kathua

  • The firing from across the border in the Manyari-Chorgali area in the Hiranagar sector was unprovoked and started around 7.30 pm on Friday

  • There was no report of any casualty or damage in the Pakistani firing which ended around 4.15 am on Saturday morning, the officials said

Jammu: Pakistani Rangers violated ceasefire by targeting forward posts and villages with small arms firing along the International Border (IB) in Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said on Saturday.

The firing from across the border in the Manyari-Chorgali area in the Hiranagar sector was unprovoked and started around 7.30 pm on Friday and continued intermittently throughout the night, the officials said.

They said the Border Security Force (BSF) retaliated effectively. There was no report of any casualty or damage in the Pakistani firing which ended around 4.15 am on Saturday morning, the officials said.

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