Srinagar: A BSF head constable has lost his life in ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Samba sector. In the meantime JKLF Chairman Yaseen Malik arrested in Srinagar along with his several supporters during protest rally against Army Chief General Rawat’s Statement on Kashmir and NIA charge sheet against Hurriyat leaders.
Earlier 3 civilians killed during early morning Ceasefire violation by Pakistani forces in the areas of RS Pura sector to Basantar River area on International Border Jammu. Heavy firing is still on, officail sources told to News24. Among three civilians killed two are ladies in Arnia Sector an one male in Suchetgarh Sector on IB border Jammu. Heavy Firing going on now from Both Sides.
A woman and a youth were killed and three others injured on Friday in heavy shelling and firing by the Pakistan Rangers on the international border (IB) in Jammu and Kashmir, police said.
The incident took place in R.S. Pura sector in Jammu district. “The shelling and firing is on in the Arnia sub-sector targeting civilian and military facilities,” the police officer said.
“Heavy firing exchanges is also on in Hira Nagar area of Kathua district. The Pakistan Rangers have been resorting to shelling and firing since morning,” the officer said.
Panic has gripped the residents in villages situated close to the IB in Jammu, Samba and Kathua districts. The Indian positions are retaliating effectively. All schools in areas where firing exchanges are going on have been closed, he added. The injured were shifted to hospital.