Indian Army Retaliates to Ceasefire Violation in Poonch, Four Pakistan Soldiers Killed

Though the exact numbers are not clear, heavy casualties are likely on Pakistan's side.

Updated: April 24, 2018 11:22 AM IST

By India.com News Desk | Edited by Aadil Ikram Zaki Iqbal

Indian Army Retaliates to Ceasefire Violation in Poonch, Four Pakistan Soldiers Killed
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Srinagar, Apr 24: The Indian Army has reportedly killed four soldiers of Pakistan in retaliation to ceasefire violation on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district. Though the exact numbers are not clear, heavy casualties are likely on Pakistan’s side. The Army also destroyed three Pakistani posts in its response to ceasefire violation, reported Zee News. No casualty or damage has been reported from the Indian side.

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Pakistan violated ceasefire on the Line of Control (LoC) on Sunday in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district. Pakistani troops started indiscriminate shelling and firing on Indian positions in Digwar area. “The Pakistanis used mortars, small arms and automatics to target Indian positions. Indian positions retaliated effectively and strongly,” a police officer told IANS.

Further details were awaited.

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Published Date: April 24, 2018 9:17 AM IST

Updated Date: April 24, 2018 11:22 AM IST