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Pak Army shells 4 sectors along LoC at Poonch-Rajouri in Jammu and Kashmir

The Pakistan Army on Thursday opened heavy fire and shelled forward areas and posts in four sectors along the LoC in Rajouri and Poonch districts of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said

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Press Trust of India  |  Jammu 

Three heavily-armed terrorists killed along LoC in Poonch
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The Army on Thursday opened heavy fire and shelled forward areas and posts in four sectors along the LoC in Rajouri and districts of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said.

The Indian Army effectively retaliated.

This is third consecutive day that the Army has targeted hamlets and posts with mortar bombs and heavy firing triggering fear and panic among the residents along the LoC in district.

also opened fire along the International Border (IB) targeting hamlets and Border Out Posts (BoPs) in Hiranagar sector of Kathua district overnight, they said.

"At about 0900 hours, initiated unprovoked ceasefire violation by firing with small arms & shelling with mortars along LoC in Shahpur, Kirni and Qasba sectors in district and also in Nowshera sector of Rajouri district", a defence spokesman said.

Pakistani troops have violated the ceasefire 24 times this month.

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First Published: Thu, November 12 2020. 11:43 IST
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