Jammu, Oct 25 : An Army jawan suffered injuries while two cattle died as Pakistan fired unprovoked and violated the ceasefire along the Line of Control and International Border in Poonch and Kathua districts of Jammu and Kashmir.
Police sources said an army jawan sustained injuries when Pakistan violated the ceasefire by firing small arms and mortars in Mendhar area of Poonh late on Thursday night. ‘Own troops effectively responded to the firing,” they added and said an injured jawan was evacuated and admitted to the hospital.
Meanwhile in a separate incident, two cattle died when Pakistan fired from across the border along International border in Hiranagar sector of Kathua. “The firing started at around 9pm on Thursday and lasted during early hours,” they added. Two buffaloes died in the firing, police sources said.