RAWALPINDI (HRNW) – In an unfortunate event, 10 civilians including two children and two women sustained critical injuries along the Line of Control (LoC) after Indian troops resorted to unprovoked firing deliberately targeting the civilian population.
The Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) stated that Indian troops in last 24 hours have continuously breached the ceasefire agreement by firing mortars and heavy weapons in Jandrot and Nikial sectors along the LoC. The population in Jabbar, Sandhara, Sumbal Gali and Dabsi villages of Kotli district were targeted.
The wounded civilians were taken to the nearby hospital for medical assistance.
Meanwhile, Pakistan Army troops responded effectively to Indian unprovoked ceasefire violations. One Indian soldier was killed, three got injured, including a major, while substantial damage inflicted on Indian posts which initiated fire, reported the military’s media wing.