Pak troops target army posts in Poonch: Officials

Jammu: Pakistan army continues to violate ceasefire by targeting army posts along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district, officials said today.

“Pakistani troops resorted to unprovoked ceasefire violations in Bhimber Gali sector of Poonch district last evening,” Jammu-based defence spokesperson Lt Col Manish Mehta said today, adding that “no casualty or damage was reported”.

“The area witnessed ceasefire violations by Pakistan army between 7 PM and 9 PM,” he added.


Forward posts maintained by Pakistan fired towards the Indian side using automatic weapons and heavy machine guns.

“Our side retaliated appropriately but no casualty or damage was reported,” Mehta said. (PTI)