Pakistan shells mortar bombs on army posts in Naushera sector


Army personnelPakistan, in yet another ceasefire violation, shelled mortar bombs and fired on forward posts along the Line of Control in Naushera sector of Rajouri district on October 17 . The alert Indian troops immediately retaliated to the fire.

This is the second ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Naushera sector. No damage or casualties were reported.

Pakistani troops fired 82 mm mortar bombs and used automatic weapons in firing on forward Indian posts in Laam Battalion area in Naushera sector.

Few rounds were also fired in Naushera sector late on October 17 night.

So far, there have been 25 ceasefire violations along the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir after surgical strikes by the Army in PoK to dismantle terror launching pads.