Pak fires mortar shells on forward posts in Poonch and LoC
Srinagar, Nov 26: The Pakistan army on Monday fired mortar shells on forward posts and villages along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Poonch districts, an official spokesman said.
Repeated unprovoked ceasefire violation by Pakistani troops took place in the Akhnoor Sector in Jammu district from 4 am Monday, he said, adding that it intermittently continued till 10 pm.
They resorted to "firing of small arms & shelling with mortars", the spokesman said.
Pakistani troops also fired and shelled forward posts and civilians areas in Qasna and Kerni sectors along the LoC in Poonch district, he said.
The Indian army retaliated befittingly, the spokesman said.
According to a statement by Northern Command (Indian Army),"One terrorist has been eliminated in a joint operation in Shopian. Operation in progress."
Besides this, security personel today have averted a major terror attack in soth Kashmir by defusing two IED bombs.