Pakistan violates ceasefire in Poonch's Balakate, Rajouri's Manjakote

National | July 17, 2017, 9:10 a.m.

Jammu: Yet again Monday morning witnessed ceasefire violations by Pakistan along the LoC in Poonch's Balakote and Rajouri's Manjakote.

 
 


There was intense firing from the Pakistani side and the Indian side answered back fiercely to this unprovoked firing. 
In past 24 hours this is the second ceasefire violation in the  Rajouri sector.
“Pakistan Army initiated unprovoked firing on Indian Army posts in Rajouri sector at around 1330 hours today. Indian Army retaliated strongly and effectively," PTI said.
On Sunday only a soldier lost his life  in unprovoked firing and mortar shelling by the Pakistani army on Indian troop post, said a defence spokesperson. 
The PTI spokesman siad that Lance Naik Mohammed Naseer, 35-year-old from border district of Poonch in Jammu and Kashmir, was hit during the firing and shelling by the Pakistani troops on the Indian forward posts. 

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