Ceasefire violation by Pak, woman injured

In a ceasefire violation along the Line of Control (LoC) in Rajouri district, one civilian got injured hit by a splinter in her shoulder.

“A woman identified as Naseem Akhtar, 35, was hit by a splinter in her shoulder during the ceasefire violation by Pakistan Army in the Bhimber Gali (BG) sector,” Defence Ministry spokesman Lieutenant Colonel Manish Mehta said.

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A water tanker was also hit by a shell fired from across the LoC in Basooni village, where the lady sustained the splinter injury. Earlier the Pakistan Army violated ceasefire and resorted to unprovoked shelling and firing on Friday on LoC in the BG sector of Rajouri district.

“BG sector falls in two districts of Poonch and Rajouri, but today’s (Friday’s) firing has taken place in the Rajouri part of the sector,” the spokesman said.

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