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Heavy firing on LoC

IANS  |  Jammu 

Heavy firing exchanges took place on Saturday between Indian and Pakistani troopers on the (LoC) in and Kashmir's district, a said.

"At around 1.30 p.m. today, the Army resorted to unprovoked ceasefire violation by shelling mortars and firing of small arms along the LoC in the Mankote sector," Lt. Col said.

"Our positions effectively retaliated. The firing exchanges were continuing," he added.

--IANS

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First Published: Sat, March 16 2019. 15:58 IST
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