Jammu: An Army porter was injured by a stray bullet fired from across the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district on Friday, officials said.
According to them, Pakistani troops fired a few shots targeting Indian posts in Kalal area of Nowshera sector in the early hours Friday and one of the stray bullets hit a porter.
The injured, Surjeet Kumar, was immediately taken to hospital for treatment, they said.
Barring this incident, there was no report of ceasefire violation from anywhere along the LoC since Wednesday afternoon, an official said.
There has been a spurt in cross-border skirmishes after India’s air strike in Pakistan’s Balakot on February 26.