Pakistan violates ceasefire in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district, resorts to shelling, firing along LoC in Nowshera sector
No one was injured in the shelling in Rajouri, which still continued when the last reports were received, the Jammu and Kashmir Police official added.
At about 5.15 pm, Pakistan initiated unprovoked ceasefire violation along the LoC in Nowshera sector
They resorted to shelling with mortars and firing of small arms
According to an Indian Army spokesperson, the security forces have retaliated strongly and effectively
Jammu: Pakistan violated ceasefire by targeting forward posts and villages along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district on Sunday, officials said.
"At about 17.15 hours (5.15 pm), Pakistan initiated unprovoked ceasefire violation by shelling with mortars and firing of small arms along the LoC in Nowshera sector," a defence spokesperson said.
"Pakistan continues with its nefarious designs along (the) LoC. Indian Army is retaliating strongly and effectively," the spokesperson said in a brief statement.
A police official said dozens of mortars were fired by Pakistan from across the LoC, hitting several villages, including Kalsia, Manpur and Ganiya.
No one was injured in the shelling that was still continuing when last reports were received, the official added.
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