Jammu and Kashmir: Pakistan's ceasefire violation kills BSF soldier in Arnia sector

Indian Army is strongly retaliating to the ceasefire

Indian Army is strongly retaliating to the ceasefire

To substantiate his point, he had recalled 2014 when Pakistani Rangers had been resorting to heavy Shelling along the worldwide border in Jammu region and it had to stop firing following strong retaliation by BSF troops. According tot the report, no casualties were reported in the unprovoked firing which began at midnight and continued till 6.45 am.

Violating the ceasefire, Pakistani troops kept firing at Indian positions in the Arnia sector just adjacent to the Line of Control (LoC) during the entire Saturday night.

They said that a bullet hit Bahadur on the left side of his abdomen and succumbed to injuries on the way to hospital.

Pakistan is targeting the Arnia sector for the past three days. "An innocent citizen Muhammad Zahoor resident of village Dewra embraced Shahadat (martyrdom) due to Indian unprovoked firing", the Pakistan Army said on September 13.

"Pakistan during wee hours today opened fire on forward posts of BSF in Arnia sector", official spokesman here said.


Deputy Commissioner, Jammu, Rajeev Ranjan, said that a medical shop, several houses, and other structures were damaged partially in the shelling.

Police said a civilian also received a gunshot wound.

Panic has gripped scores of border residents living in villages close to the worldwide border of R.S. Pura in Jammu.

In yet another incident of ceasefire violation, Pakistan exchanged firing with the Indian security forces on Sunday morning.

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