PAK SHELLS FOR­WARD AR­EAS IN RAJOURI

Hindustan Times (Chandigarh) - - News -

JAMMU: The Pak­istan Army on Mon­day opened fire and lobbed mor­tars at for­ward ar­eas along the Line of Con­trol (LOC) in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kash­mir, a de­fence spokesman said. The In­dian Army re­tal­i­ated be­fit­tingly, the spokesman said. The fir­ing and shelling from across the bor­der in Sun­der­bani sec­tor started at 1.30 pm and was go­ing on when last re­ports came. “Pak­istan ini­ti­ated the un­pro­voked cease­fire vi­o­la­tion by fir­ing with small arms and shelling with mor­tars,” he said. The spokesman said there was no im­me­di­ate re­port of any ca­su­alty on the In­dian side.

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