Islamabad: Pakistan Sunday summoned India’s deputy high commissioner in Islamabad for the second consecutive day over ceasefire violations along the LoC, claiming that more civilians were killed in firing by the Indian troops.
Deputy High Commissioner J P Singh was summoned again to “condemn and lodge protest over more civilian casualties at the LoC due to unprovoked ceasefire violations by India,” Pakistan Foreign Office said in a statement.
The Pak Foreign Office spokesman alleged that three more civilians were killed in Chirikot and Satwal Sectors yesterday by the Indian troops, increasing the total civilian toll to five, including one man and four women.
Director-General (South Asia and SAARC) Mohammad Faisal who summoned Singh “condemned further unprovoked ceasefire violations” by the Indian forces.
He said “the deliberate targeting of civilians is indeed deplorable and contrary to human dignity and international human rights and humanitarian laws.” PTI