Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC in Uri sector of Kashmir, woman injured in cross-fire

Pakistan on Friday violated the ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC) in Uri sector of Kashmir, injuring a woman.

PTI June 30, 2017 15:51:27 IST
Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC in Uri sector of Kashmir, woman injured in cross-fire

Srinagar: Pakistan on Friday violated the ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC) in Uri sector of Kashmir, injuring a woman.

Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC in Uri sector of Kashmir woman injured in crossfire

Representational image. Reuters

The Indian Army retaliated to the Pakistani firing.

"Pakistani troops resorted to unprovoked firing in Gwalta area of Uri Sector around 9.30 am," a police official said.

He said 45-year-old Shakeela Bano sustained splinter injuries in the action of Pakistani troops.

The injured woman has been taken to a hospital where her condition is stated to be stable.

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