Pak Army violates ceasefire in Uri, Naushera, 3 Army jawans injured

PTI/ANI
Published Aug 13, 2017, 9:09 pm IST
Updated Aug 13, 2017, 9:09 pm IST
The Indian Army is retaliating strongly and effectively to the ceasefire violation.
Violating ceasefire in Naushera sector in Rajouri district, Pakistani troops invoked heavy mortar shelling and firing of small arms. (Photo: ANI/Twitter)
 Violating ceasefire in Naushera sector in Rajouri district, Pakistani troops invoked heavy mortar shelling and firing of small arms. (Photo: ANI/Twitter)

Rajouri/Baramulla: Pakistan Army on Sunday violated the ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC) in the Naushera and Uri sectors in Jammu and Kashmir by opening fire at Indian posts.

The Pakistani troops opened fire at Indian positions at Baaz Post in Uri in Baramulla district at around 4 pm, injuring three jawans, Indian Army sources told PTI.

The sources said three soldiers suffered bullet injuries in the firing and were admitted to the 92 Base Hospital of the Army.

Violating ceasefire in Naushera sector in Rajouri district, Pakistani troops invoked heavy mortar shelling and firing of small arms.

The Indian Army is retaliating strongly and effectively to the ceasefire violation.

Earlier, five army jawans were injured and two others seriously hurt in an encounter with terrorists in the Shopian district on late Saturday night.

Three terrorists were killed.

Inspector General of Police, Kashmir, Munir Khan, said, "The terrorists initiated unprovoked and indiscriminate firing of small arms, automatics and mortars who were believed to be in the village".





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