NEW DELHI: Four Army employees were martyred and the other was hurt in Pakistani shelling across the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district on Sunday reported news agency ANI.
Pakistani troops violated ceasefire and resorted to heavy firing and shelling in Rajouri district Bhimber Gali industry this day along with the Indian casualties happened in the ensuing exchange of fire. The Army has been given a befitting response as heavy buys were on, reported PTI quoting a senior military officer.
Before, a jawan and two civilians were injured as Pakistani military targeted forwards articles and villages in Poonch and Rajouri districts. Both of these were hospitalized.
The Indian Army retaliated closely and efficiently, he said.With these casualties, 17 individuals, including nine security personnel, were killed and over 70 injured in extreme shelling and firing by Pakistan across the LoC and global Border from the Jammu area this past year.
While there were not any ceasefire violations by Pakistan reported over the IB because January 22, occasional shelling has happened across the LoC.