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India, Pakistan trade heavy fire on LoC

IANS  |  Jammu 

The Indian and Pakistani armies traded heavy fire on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district on Thursday after resorted to unprovoked firing, police said in winter capital Jammu.

The Army used mortars, automatics and small arms to target Indian positions on the in Malti and Degwar areas, police said.

"Unprovoked shelling and firing started at 2.45 p.m. today. Indian positions retaliated strongly and effectively," a police officer said.

"No report of any casualty or damage has been reported from our side till last reports came in."



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First Published: Thu, December 07 2017. 18:08 IST