Wednesday, 23 August, 2017

Soldier, woman killed in Pak troops firing, shelling in Poonch

Woman Killed After Pakistan Violates Ceasefire Along LoC In Kashmir's Poonch District Kashmir: One civilian killed after Pakistan violates ceasefire in Poonch district
Lucia Summers | 13 August, 2017, 02:08

According to defence ministry sources, the Pakistani troops resorted to heavy unprovoked firing at about 5 am.

He further said, "Pakistan Army again initiated unprovoked firing on Indian Army posts in Krishna Ghati sector at around 5 pm".

The deceased soldier belonged to Village Tarsana, district Morena, Madhya Pradesh.

"The martyred junior commissioned officer (JCO) was a courageous and honest soldier".

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Earlier in the day, a 40-year-old woman was killed in Gohlad Kalran village after the Pakistani army resorted to indiscriminate firing for almost one-and-a-half-hour.

The soldier succumbed while being shifted to army hospital. The Indian Army personnel guarding the border posts retaliated strongly and effectively. In last few days, both Indian and Pak armies have bee exchanging fire which has left many soldiers and civilians dead on both sides.

Around 0520 hours, mortar shells fired from across the border exploded near the house of Mohammad Shabir at Gohlad Kalran village, killing his wife Raqia Bi, a police officer said.

In July, the LoC remained hot and witnessed numerous ceasefire violations by the Pakistani troops.

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