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Thousands flee their homes as Pakistani shelling intensifies in J-K

Thousands of villagers are fleeing their homes after Pakistanis fired on at least 15 Indian border posts in the Samba and Kathua sectors on Monday.

Villagers sit in the back of a vehicle as they flee their homes fearing firing from the Pakistan side of the border at Bainglad village in Samba sector, about 52 Kilometers from Jammu. (Source: PTI photo)

Nearly 10,000 people have so far migrated from border villages, with 7,500 taking shelter in camps set up by the government in safer areas in Kathua and Samba districts. (Source: PTI photo)

Villagers inspect the damage on the roof of a house, caused by firing from the Pakistan side of the border. (Source: PTI photo)

Villager shows a mortar shell from the roof of a house damaged in firing. (Source: PTI photo)

A villager inspects a house damaged allegedly in firing from the Pakistan side of the border at Bainglad village in Samba sector. (Source: PTI photo)

Villagers gather around an abandoned car with a shattered window glass caused by the firing. (Source: PTI photo)