Srinagar: One civilian was killed after Pakistan violated ceasefire in Nowshera sector of Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district at around 12 PM on Wednesday, news agency ANI reported.

More details are awaited.

In an earlier incident on November 23, the Indian and Pakistan armies held a brigade commander level meeting at a border crossing in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch sector to adhere to the ceasefire, a defence official said. The flag meeting came in the wake of several ceasefire violations by the Pakistan army in the past over one month, during which five Indian security personnel were killed and seven others injured.

The Indian delegation was led by Brigadier V S Sekhon and Brigadier Qaiser led the Pakistani side. They met at the Poonch-Rawlakote Crossing Point on the Line of Control (LoC), Public Relation Officer (PRO), Defence, Jammu, Lieutenant Colonel Devender Anand, said.