Deputy Commissioner, Jammu, Simrandeep Singh said that the firing started at 12.30 am and ended at 1.30 am and there were no casualties reported.
After India carried out surgical strikes on terror launch pads across the LoC Wedsnesday night, Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday voiced hope that Pakistan will realise its folly and stop aiding and abetting terrorism against India.
Army has been engaged in counter infiltration operations in Uri and Nowgam sectors for the past two days in which one soldier has been killed. T
Rejecting Pakistan Premier Nawaz Sharif's demand for US intervention to resolve Kashmir issue, Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde today said there is no question of any role for a third party.
Citing the on-going standoff between Indian and Pakistan's special forces in Keran sector, BJP today said talks and terror strikes cannot go hand in hand and pointed out that the fight began when the Prime Ministers of the two countries were holding peace talks in New York.
Pakistani troops violated the ceasefire along the LoC in two forward areas of Jammu district and targeted Indian posts with small arms and medium machine guns this evening.
Pakistani troops breached ceasefire for the 17th day consecutive day with five violations in Poonch and Mendhar sectors leaving two civilians injured.
Pakistan has now raised questions on why Indian Army DGMO did not inform his Pakistani counterpart on the killing of five Indian soldiers during their hotline talk on August 6.
A group of militants were seen infiltrating into Indian territory in forward area of Durga Battalion area in Poonch sector last night, a senior police officer said today.