Indian, Pak troops exchange shelling in Poonch

Indian, Pak troops exchange shelling in Poonch
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Jammu: Indian and Pakistani troops resorted to heavy across LoC shelling, targeting each other’s forward posts along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir.
“Heavy shelling from across the border in Mankote sector started around 7.40 am, prompting strong retaliation from the Indian Army”, a police official told PTI.
He said shelling from both the sides was going on when last reports were received, however, there was no immediate report of any casualty in Pakistani shelling.
There has been a spurt in cross border firing along the LoC and the International Border this year, resulting in the death of 21 people, including 12 forces personnel.