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Pak summons Indian envoy over killing of civilian in ceasefire violation

Press Trust of India  |  Islamabad 

Pakistan on Saturday summoned Indian Charge d'Affaires Gaurav Ahluwalia to register a strong protest over the alleged ceasefire violations by Indian forces along the Line of Control, resulting in the killing of a civilian man.

Pakistan's Foreign Office said in a statement that the violation of the ceasefire was committed in Chirikot sector on February 8.

Ahluwalia was summoned by Director General (South Asia & SAARC) Zahid Hafeez Chaudhri to register the protest, the FO said.

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First Published: Sun, February 09 2020. 00:50 IST