Two women were killed and five people injured as a result of unprovoked Indian firing across the Working Boundary in Sialkot, the Pakistan army’s media wing said on Thursday.
According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), five other civilians including three women were injured in the cross-border firing by Indian troops since Wednesday night.
The ISPR said the Indian forces targetted the civilian population in Kundanpur Village of Sialkot.
Border guards of the Punjab Rangers conducted retaliatory fire and destroyed an Indian force, the ISPR said.
Earlier this week on Monday, four soldiers of Pakistan Army were killed in firing by Indian forces across the Line of Control (LoC) in Kashmir.
The Pakistan Army responded to the attack and killed three Indian soldiers and injured many others, the ISPR had stated.