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Rajouri: An armed forces personnel was killed in a cross LoC firing in Nowshera sector of Rajouri District, officials said on Friday. Defence Ministry Spokesman Jammu Lt Col Devinder Anand said that at about 1530 hours, Pakistan initiated “unprovoked ceasefire violation by firing with small arms and shelling with mortars” along LoC in Nowshera sector. He said Indian Army retaliated “befittingly”. “In the evening at about 1730 hours, Pakistan again initiated unprovoked ceasefire violation in…

Poonch: Two minor girls from Pakistan administered Kashmir were apprehended by Indian army after they crossed Line of Control in Poonch, officials said on Sunday. They said that girls aged 13 and 17 respectively were apprehended near Sarla in Sub Sector Gulpur at around 0845 hours today. A senior army officer confirmed that two minor girls were apprehended and would be handed over to police. It has been learnt that the girls will be handed…

Rajouri: Two armed forces personnel were killed after the armies of India and Pakistan exchanged gunfire along the Line of Control (LoC) in Suderbani area of Rajouri, officials said on Friday. “Pakistan Army resorted to an unprovoked ceasefire violation on the Line of Control (LoC) in Sunderbani Sector of District Rajouri on 27 November,” Lt Col Devender Anand, army’s Jammu based spokesman said. “Own troops responded immediately to the enemy fire. In the ensuing fire,…

Poonch: A civilian was injured after the armies of India and Pakistan exchanged gunfire and shells along Line of Control in Kirni village of Poonch district, officials said on Thursday. They said at about 1330 hours, Pakistan Army initiated “unprovoked ceasefire violation” by firing small arms and mortar shells along LoC in Qasba and Kirni sectors in the Poonch and Indian army retaliated “befittingly”. In the incident, A civilian identified as Mohammad Rashid, son of…

Poonch: Following the movement of a suspected “surveillance drone” over villages of Mendhar, armed forces have launched a cordon and search operations in several villages of Mendhar sub-division in Poonch district. Officials sources said that an aerial vehicle, suspected to be a “surveillance drone”, was seen flying over villages of Mendhar on Saturday evening. “The drone entered the LoC from somewhere near Mendhar sector and made an exit over Tain Mankote after crossing over around…

Rajouri: An armed forces personnel was killed while another sustained injuries during cross-border firing along the Line of Control (LoC) in Lam Sub Sector of Nowshera in Rajouri district. The cross-border firing on Line of Control took place at Lam forward area in Nowshera Rajouri, resulting in injuries to two armed forces personnel, official sources said. However, one of the injured personnel succumbed to his injuries later. Official sources added that another personnel is being…