Jammu, Nov 26: A junior commissioned officer (JCO) of the military was killed and a civilian injured as Pakistani troops shelled and fired on ahead posts and villages alongside the Line of Management in Jammu and Kashmir”s Poonch district on Thursday, officers stated.
The unprovoked ceasefire violation occurred in Qasba and Kirni sectors within the district, the officers stated.
The JCO was injured within the firing at round 1.30 pm and was taken to a army hospital, the place he succumbed to the accidents, they stated.
The civilian, Mohmmad Rashid has been shifted to GMC hospital in Jammu for specialised therapy, the officers stated.
On Saturday, an Indian Military soldier was killed and three others, together with two ladies, had been injured as Pakistani troops resorted to unprovoked firing on ahead posts and villages in numerous sectors alongside the LoC and the Worldwide Border (IB) in Jammu and Kashmir.
Eleven folks, together with 5 safety personnel, had been killed after a number of ceasefire violations by Pakistani troops alongside the LoC in north Kashmir on November 13.
On October 1, one military jawan was killed and one other injured when Pakistan military violated the ceasefire and resorted to heavy firing and mortar shelling alongside the LoC in Krishnagati space of Poonch district, the officers stated.
A military personnel was killed and two others, together with an officer, had been injured on September 5 within the ceasefire violation in Sunderbani sector of Rajouri district.
In response to official sources, 3,589 ceasefire violations by Pakistan had been reported alongside the LoC and Worldwide Border until October 6 this yr in comparison with a complete of three,168 in 2019.
The best 427 ceasefire violations occurred in September, adopted by 411 in March and 408 in August, the sources stated, including that July recorded 398 ceasefire violations, June and April (387 every), Might (382), February (366) and January (367).