Three Civilians Wounded After Indian Military Resort To Unprovoked Firing Along LoC
MUZAFFARABAD: Three civilians on Azad Kashmir side of the border got wounded after Indian forces resorted to unprovoked firing along Line of Control (LoC) on civilian population along border areas on Tuesday night, media reports say.
Indian army resorted to bombardment in mountainous areas of Dara Sher Khan, Bhimber and Chamb sectors along the ceasefire line, military sources told media.
Pakistan Army personnel retaliated in befitting manner against the aggression on civilian population from Indian side.
Sources added heavy firing also continued in different sectors of sub-division Burnala while Indian fighters jets were reportedly making flights along the ceasefire line.
Tensions between nuclear rivals Pakistan and India mounted post suicide attack on a convoy of vehicles carrying security personnel on the Jammu Srinagar National Highway that killed more than 40 Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel and the attacker in the Pulwama district of India-Occupied Jammu and Kashmir on February 14
The responsibility of the attack was claimed by the militant group Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM).
The scenario had gone into its intensity when Indian planes trespassed the LoC near Muzaffarabad sector in the wee hours of February 26and reportedly committed air strikes near Balakot,
However, the Indian planes were scrambled back following timely response from the Pakistan Air Force (PAF).