Yet Again Violation Of Ceasefire At LoC in Poonch

Pakistani troops violated ceasefire at LoC one more time today. Pakistani troops targeted Indian posts along Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir.

Though there was no report of any casuality, this is the ninth incident of ceasefire violation in the past four weeks along the LoC. “Pakistani troops resorted to firing from automatic and small arms on Indian posts along the LoC in Krishna Ghati sector of Poonch district from 2305 hours late last night,” the defense spokesperson said here today.

Troops guarding the borderline retaliated resulting in intermittent exchanges of fire, he said, adding, “firing exchanges continued for a brief period till 2310 hours.”

On May 16 also Pakistani troops had resorted to firing in the same Krishna Ghati sector. On May 13, Pakistani troops had violated ceasefire in Poonch’s KG sector. On May 11, a ceasefire violation in Krishna Ghati sector was reported. Pakistani troops had resorted to firing on Indian posts along the LoC in Nangi Tekri area of Poonch district.

Eight days earlier, Pakistani troops violated ceasefire in Bhimber Gali area of Rajouri district and on May 3 in Mendhar in Poonch.

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