J-K: Pakistani troops violate ceasefire in Rajouri district, Indian troops retaliate

Pakistani troops fired 82 mm mortar bombs, used small and automatic weapons in the firing on forward Indian posts in Laam Battalion area in Naushera

By: PTI | Jammu | Updated: October 20, 2016 12:50 pm
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Violating the ceasefire, Pakistani troops fired from small arms and shelled mortar bombs on forward posts along the LoC in Rajouri district, drawing retaliation from Indian troops. “There was ceasefire violation by Pakistani troops along the LoC in Naushera sector of Rajouri district”, a Defence Spokesman said.

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Pakistani troops fired 82 mm mortar bombs, used small and automatic weapons in the firing on forward Indian posts in Laam Battalion area in Naushera from 2030 hours to 0130 hours, the spokesman said.

Indian troops guarding the LoC retaliated, he said, adding no one was injured in the ceasefire violation.

Few rounds were also fired in Naushera sector late last night.

There have been 29 ceasefire violations along the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir after surgical strikes by the Army in PoK to dismantle terror launching pads.
On October 16, Pakistani troops had violated the ceasefire twice along the LoC in Naushera and Rajouri sectors in which one jawan was martyred.

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On October 8, Pakistani troops had fired on forward Indian posts along Mendhar Krishnagati sector in Poonch district resulting in injuries to a jawan.

Pakistani troops had on October 5 violated the ceasefire thrice and resorted to heavy firing and mortar shelling targeting several Indian posts and civilian areas in three sectors of Poonch and Rajouri districts.

Pakistani troops had on October 4 targeted 10 forward areas with mortar shells in four areas of Jammu, Poonch and Rajouri districts.

They shelled mortar bombs and opened fire from small and automatic weapons in Jhangar, Kalsian, Makri in Noushera sector of Rajouri district and Gigriyal, Platan, Damanu, Channi and Palanwala areas of Pallanwala sector of Jammu district and Balnoi, Krishnagati in Poonch district.

Pakistani troops had on October 3 violated the ceasefire four times and restored to heavy firing and mortar shelling in Saujian, Shahpur-Kerni, Mandi and KG sectors in Poonch district.

On October 2, Pakistan resorted to firing and shelling along LoC in forward areas in Pallanwala belt of Jammu district.

On October 1, Pakistani troops had shelled Indian posts and civilian areas with mortar bombs, RPGS and HMGS.

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    Bharat
    Oct 18, 2016 at 5:53 am
    Clearly s are at war with India - so why allow free water, actors, sportsmen, musicians and any other freeloader into our country - they should be totally banned and excluded
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    1. Virendra Sason
      Oct 18, 2016 at 5:34 am
      मुँहतोड़ से बड़ा कोई जवाब पाकिस्तान को दिया जा सकता है ?
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        DD
        Oct 18, 2016 at 8:23 am
        ever noticed generals having medals on their unform..lt;br/gt;best part is stan has never won a war..lt;br/gt;it seems the generals get medals based on who runs away from the battlefield and reaches home first..lt;br/gt;ha ha ha ha lt;br/gt;..
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        1. Francis Monteiro
          Oct 18, 2016 at 6:21 am
          WE should prove stani soldiers in same way and kill them
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            Jawhar
            Oct 18, 2016 at 7:52 am
            CHIPNK (china, stan, and north korea) is the new name of global terrorist outfit which wants to conquer the rest of the world.lt;br/gt;lt;br/gt;Terror factories in stan is working overtime to produce a million strong terrorists. Hafiz saeed, maulana masood are being guided by the terrorist visionary dawood ibraham. Raheel was awarded nishane stan by government , but raheel refused and said that he wants nishane atankwaad
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