Unprovoked shelling continues from Pakistan side on LoC

Photo of Indian army soldiers giving reply of Pakistani firing at LoC.

Jammu: The soldiers of Pakistani army today resorted to unprovoked shelling and on the Line of Control (LoC) at Indian positions in Jammu region’s Poonch district.

Defence spokesman, lieutenant colonel, Manish Mehta told media persons, “The troops violated bilateral ceasefire in Bhimber Ghali (BG) sector of the LoC. They used mortars to target our positions.”

Mehta added, the shelling stopped at 3.30 a.m., however small arms and automatic gunfire exchanges continued.

Pakistani troops on Wednesday shelled Indian positions Tarkundi area of Rajouri district.