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Army will respond 'aggressively' to any 'miscalculation' by

Press Trust of India  |  Islamabad 

A senior Pakistani military commander said today that the Army would "respond aggressively" to any "Indian miscalculation or misadventure" along the Line of Control (LoC).

Corps Commander Lieutenant General Nadeem Raza made the remarks while visiting the Battal and Dawarandi sectors along the

Raza "reiterated the resolve to respond aggressively and effectively to any Indian miscalculation or misadventure along the LoC," Radio reported.

His remarks came just a day after a 22-year-old civilian was injured in a ceasefire violation by the Pakistani Army along the in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir.

India's External Affairs Ministry had said last month that despite repeated calls for restraint and call to adhere to the ceasefire understanding of 2003 for maintaining peace and tranquillity, forces have carried out 301 incidents of unprovoked ceasefire violations along the this year.

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First Published: Sun, September 10 2017. 23:42 IST