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Pakistan violates ceasefire twice along International Border in Jammu, Kathua

Police said that the firing continued till around 1.30 AM adding there was no loss of life or injury to anyone in the firing exchanges.

By: Press Trust of India | Jammu | Published: December 28, 2014 5:20 am
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Pakistani troops violated the ceasefire twice along the Indo-Pak border in Jammu and Kathua districts, drawing retaliation from BSF.

This is the fourth ceasefire violation in the past four days.

“Pakistani troops resorted to small arms firing on Vikraman post along the International Border in Arnia sub-sector of Jammu district late last night”, a police officer told PTI.

It continued till around 1.30 AM, he said, adding there was no loss of life or injury to anyone in the firing exchanges.

In another such ceasefire violation, Pakistani troops fired on the Jabowal post in Hiranagar sector of Kathua district last night, official said.

There was no loss of life or injury in this brief firing, he said.

There have been four ceasefire violations in the past four days. On December 25, Pakistani Rangers resorted to unprovoked small arms firing in forward areas in Pansar border out post belt of Hiranagar sub-sector of Kathua district.

On December 24, the Pakistani troops had resorted to mortar shelling and firing on the forward areas in the Pansar BoP belt in Hiranagar sector of Kathua district.

They had targeted border areas throughout August and for over 15 days in October, killing 11 people and leaving over 100 injured. Over 32,000 people were also displaced.

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  1. A
    Dec 27, 2014 at 7:15 pm
    I think it's time for India to invade stan and finish this issue for once.
    1. Ranjit Bal
      Dec 27, 2014 at 11:01 am
      Why there was not a mive retaliation from our side, this is reoccurring problem, teach s lesson of life, destroy there bunkers, inflict as many as possible casualties, no structure shall b spared within a few miles n don't allow to rebuild them, don't wait for the next elections, reply with 1 to hundred, if not now then when, kick, batter them so badly that they can't stand straight ever again, come on modi ji v looking forward to a solution if not permanent atleast sience there guns for a few months, let them lick there wounds again for a while.