Pak resorts to unprovoked firing along Poonch sector


Poonch: Pakistan resorted to heavy unprovoked firing on the Indian troops along the border on Monday evening in the Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir. Defence spokesperson Colonel Manish Mehta said, “"Unprovoked ceasefire violation by the Pakistan Army began at 7 pm today (Monday) in the Balakot sector. They are using mortars and our troops are effectively and appropriately responding.”

He added, “No casualty in own troops was reported till the last reports came in, although exchange of firing was still on in the area.”