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Mohammad Faisal, who heads the South Asia wing in the Foreign Office, summoned the Indian envoy and "lodged a strong protest on the unprovoked ceasefire violations" by Indian forces in Bhimber and Samahini sectors on Friday.
"The deliberate targeting of civilians is indeed deplorable and contrary to human dignity and international human rights and humanitarian laws," the official said.
"The ceasefire violations by India are a threat to regional peace and security and may lead to a strategic miscalculation," he added.
The Foreign Ministry said that this year the "Indian forces have carried out 415 ceasefire violations along the LoC and the Working Boundary" which, it claimed, had led to the deaths of 20 civilians and injuries to 71.