Jammu, June 25 (IANS) Indian and Pakistani troops traded heavy fire on Sunday along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district, a defence official said. Also Read - 'In The Memory of The Man of Pleasure': Alcoholic Drink Named After Pakistan Founder Jinnah

“Pakistan army began indiscriminate firing and shelling on our positions on the LoC in Naushera sector from 6.30 a.m.,” Defence Ministry spokesman Lieutenant Colonel Manish Mehta told IANS. Also Read - The Truth Behind Pakistan's JF-17 Fleet And Its Failure

“They first initiated small arms and automatic gunfire, but later used mortars.” Also Read - Govt Asks Wikipedia to Remove Link that Shows Wrong Map of Jammu and Kashmir

“The firing is ongoing and our forces are effectively retaliating,” Mehta added.

This is published unedited from the IANS feed.