Pak Violates Ceasefire Again, 3 Children Injured

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Srinagar:  Four members of a family, including two girls, were injured as Pakistani troops in yet another incident of ceasefire violation continued firing mortar shells on the civilian population living along the Line of Control in border areas of Poonch district for the third day on Saturday.

The Indian Army is retaliating strongly and effectively, the spokesperson said, adding the exchange of fire is still on. With this, the number of people injured in unprovoked mortar shelling by Pakistan during the last three days has gone to 10 including six army personnel. An army jawan and a defence porter were also killed in mortar shelling from across the border in Krishna Ghati sector on Thursday.