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Indian, Pakistani armies trade fire on LoC in Poonch

IANS  |  Jammu 

Indian and Pakistani armies traded heavy fire on the (LoC) on Wednesday in and Kashmir's district, police said.

The firing exchanges started in Chakan Da Bagh area.

"Mortar shelling and small arms firing continued between the two sides," a said.

As two shells fired from landed near the Chakan Da Bagh trade facilitation centre, its staff and others present there hurriedly took shelter in underground bunkers.

"No damage or casualty was caused due to the Pakistani shelling," the said.

The Pakistani ceasefire violation occurred on a day the cross-LoC trade between the Indian and administered parts of and took place between Chakan Da Bagh and Rawalakot.

--IANS

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First Published: Wed, March 13 2019. 15:28 IST
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