Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC in Poonch, resorts to heavy mortar shelling

Pakistan Army starts groundless shelling and firing near LoC in Poonch district of Jammu.

Pakistan Army violated ceasefire along the LoC in Digwar and Bhimber Gali areas of Poonch sector in Jammu today morning.

Defence spokesman, Lt Col Munish Mehta said Pakistan Army is using heavy shelling and mortars to target outposts.

He said, "Our soldiers are responding with same power. No loss of life has been reported so far."

Mehta said that Pakistan started unprovoked shelling and firing around 9.30 am and the Indian troops are responding in a big way.

According to intelligence reports, number of armed terrorist are waiting across the border on launching pads to cross over to this side to keep summers hot in the upcoming weeks .

Sources said Army, BSF and security forces have been cautioned to keep high alert on border so that Pakistan Army and armed terrorists are not able to target soft positions of the security forces.

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