Nowshera, Mar 1: One civilian died after Pakistan violated ceasefire in Kalal and Baba Khori areas of Nowshera in Rajouri district in Jammu on Thursday. According to the reports, the Indian Army is currently retaliating. The Nowshera ceasefire violation has come a few hours after two Pakistan soldiers were killed in retaliatory fire by the Indian Army in Bhimber Gali area of Jammu and Kashmir. Also Read - Former Bureaucrat Shah Faesal Steps Down as President of JKPM, May Join Back Administration
The Pakistani Army on Thursday resorted to unprovoked and indiscriminate firing along the Line of Control (LoC) in Bhimber Gali sector of J&K. Earlier in the day, the security forces killed an unidentified terrorist during a fierce encounter in Jammu and Kashmir’s Bandipora. Also Read - J&K: BJP Leader Out on Morning Walk Shot at by Unidentified Militants in Budgam; Third Attack in a Week
The schools were kept closed and two examination centres were shifted in the wake of ceasefire violation in Manjakote sector in Rajouri district on Wednesday. Also Read - 'Keeping Quiet Not an Option': Ex-Malaysian PM 'Won't Apologise' For Remarks on Kashmir
“After receiving information about ceasefire violation in Manjakote, we have closed schools as a precautionary measure, shifted two examination centers and safely dropped stranded students to their homes. Our team is present at the spot,” Rajouri Deputy Commissioner Shahid Iqbal Choudhary told ANI.